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Pope Paul VI

Pope Paul VI

Paul VI and ‘Humanae Vitae’

17/10/2014 16:10

(Vatican Radio) They say that Paul VI had to steer the Catholic Church through a Council he would never have called. Likewise according to Robert Blair Kaiser ‘Time Magazine’ correspondent during those heady Council days, he also had to steer and implement a ‘Commission on birth control’.

Pope Francis convoked October 2014 synod

Pope Francis convoked October 2014 Synod on Family

Vatican releases working document for Synod on Family

26/06/2014 13:44

Results of a survey among Catholics on challenges to the Family were released by the Vatican Thursday in the form of a working document ahead of the upcoming extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family.