Certain Catholics express much hostility toward the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965). One such objection posits that the Second Vatican Council was entirely focused on pastoral matters and not Catholic doctrine. For this reason, those who use this argument often maintain that the statements of the Second Vatican Council as well as its actions can be simply disregarded. In this episode, we talk
At the moment of his death, Augustine’s North Africa was being quickly overrun by Vandal forces.
When students and scholars study church history, what are their chief objectives?