The Cordial Catholic

133: What Vatican II Really Said (w/ Father Blake Britton)

October 27, 2021 K. Albert Little, Father Blake Britton
The Cordial Catholic
133: What Vatican II Really Said (w/ Father Blake Britton)
Show Notes

In this episode of The Cordial Catholic, I'm re-joined by Father Blake Britton, the author of the fantastic new book Reclaiming Vatican II: What It (Really) Said, What It Means, and How It Calls Us to Renew the Church.

Fr. Blake was a guest on this show exactly 100 episodes ago when we discussed Vatican II and what would, eventually, become this fantastic book. A book which has been sent, we learn, to every single bishop in the USA – it's really a mis-read book.

Fr. Blake unpacks exactly what happened at the Second Vatican Council, how the agenda of the Council has been misunderstood and misapplied in the subsequent decades, and what we can do to truly live out the intentions of Vatican II as a movement of the Holy Spirit for the whole Church.

It's an incredible conversation!

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