Thoughts on Vatican II and a question for you
(07-29-2009, 07:13 PM)StrictCatholicGirl Wrote: Of course the moral rot of the Popes and clergy of the Middle Ages was directly responsible for the Protestant revolt. Don't kid yourself into thinking, oh, theirs was only a moral problem. At least doctrine was sound!  ::)

And Protestantism led to the Enlightenment and Modernism. It's all connected, people! When charity leaves there comes the crisis.

- Lisa

Well... Hilaire Belloc did not agree that the moral rot of the hierarchy was responsible for the Reformation.  That's why I was hesitant to say it was directly responsible.  He knew more history than I probably will ever know.

As for Protestantism leading to the Enlightenment etc., I totally agree.

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Re: Thoughts on Vatican II and a question for you - by Zakhur - 07-30-2009, 10:01 AM

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