Tag Archives: Pope Paul VI

Bl. Pope Paul VI’s Message to Women

Below is the full text of Bl. Pope Paul VI’s message to women as part of the  speeches and messages at the close of the Second Vatican Council,  December 8, 1965. You can read the entire text of the closing … Continue reading

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Humanae Vitae and NFP: my testimony

Recently, in an interview with an Italian newspaper, Pope Francis was reported as expressing praise for Humanae Vitae, Pope Paul VI’s encyclical on the regulation of birth in keeping with God’s natural laws and Divine laws. Pope Francis reportedly said … Continue reading

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Silence Amid Chaos

I attended a half-day Advent conference entitled The Silence of Mary.  The morning was a much needed retreat from the maddening rush and noise of a city caught up in pre-Christmas frenzy.  It was also the day after the horrific … Continue reading

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