SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
Pope Pius XII
June 13, 2021
Speaking in 1958, Pope Pius XII presses on an international gathering of philosophers the idea that love of the living God helps them do their work, because then they will "take into account all reality." Acceptance of Christian Faith does not solve every philosophical problem. But it does oblige the philosopher to "emerge from his isolation" and places him in a broader universe.
February 21, 2020
The Vatican’s archives on the pontificate of Venerable Pius XII will become available for study March 2, possibly bringing to light new information about the pope’s actions during World War II. Vatican archivists have said, however, that they do not expect any immediate surprises to emerge. It is for the researchers to explore these questions,
January 05, 2018
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November 23, 2017
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August 24, 2017
The Pope invoked his 'magisterial authority' in a major speech to Italian liturgists
June 06, 2017
The Holy See under Pius XII helped Jews travel to safety through its diplomatic network
June 06, 2017
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March 15, 2017
Mgr Vincent Foy was ordained a priest in 1939 and served the priesthood for 78 years