Page 6, 5th October 1962

5th October 1962
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The Minds Behind, And Inside, Vatican Ii

`YOU SHALL BE MY WITNESSES' EXPERT ON UNITY CARDINAL BEA, Si.. Presi dent of the Secretariat for Christian Unity and a member of the Central Preparatory Commission for the......

Authority

A N Ecumenical Council is a gathering of the world's bishops, called by the Pope, which has supreme jurisdiction over the whole Church. The meetings of an ecumenical Council are......

The World Over

Many black , brown and yellow faces will mingle with white in the forthcoming Council to an extent unprecedented in the Church ' s history . Some of the most vital contributions......

From Britain

W HEN the First Vatican Council was summoned by Pope Pius IX in 11870, Britain ' s restored Hierarchy was just 20 years old. There were then comparatively few bishops to travel......

Guests At The Council

THEY TOO ARE BOUND BY SECRECY 'j`HE position of Observers at 1i the Vatican Council was clearly laid down by Pope John in his Motu Proprio Appropinquante Coneitio made public......