Today's Vortex talks of nothing new. This wrongly-placed emphasis in too many parishes and chanceries is a problem foreseen (and probably budding) during the pontificates of Leo XIII and Pius X. Both popes wrote extensively about Americanism and Modernism (and progressivism). A blogger names Brother Andre Marie delves into a bit about the relationships and contrasts of these problems. On the sidebar I link to the Vatican site that contains the writings of the modern popes; the writings cited by Brother Andre can be found therein.
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