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A Godly Man in an Ungodly Age

faithhopecharity Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 8:53 AM
some of our Bishops have stood by or welcomed dissent, disorder, division when they so very much needed to shepherd the souls under their care. I pray for their souls, and for all who are confused by these times where our culture supports those who refuse to recognize as well as those who oppose Goodness, Beauty and Truth. Even during these dark times in our country's history, we can be certain that Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today and tomorrow. Let's hold steadfast to our faith, fast and pray for all souls. Be witnesses to God's Truth! Then souls (such as mine) will know God, know His Catholic Church, will know freedom from bondage to this world.
"To govern the bark of Saint Peter and proclaim the Gospel, both strength of mind and body are necessary, strength which in the last few months, has deteriorated in me to the extent that I have had to recognize my incapacity to adequately fulfill the ministry entrusted to me."

With those brave, wise, simple words, Benedict XVI announced an end of his papacy. How stands the Church he has led for eight years?

While he could not match the charisma of his predecessor, John Paul II, his has been a successful papacy. He restored some of the ancient beauty and majesty...

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