Monthly Archives: September 2013

Text of Pope Paul’s letter on resumption of Vatican council

Following is a translation of a letter in Latin from Pope Paul VI to Eugene Cardinal Tisserant concerning the Vatican council, dated Sept. 12, 1963. To our Venerable Brother, Greetings and Apostolic Benediction: According to the requirements of our apostolic … Continue reading

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Regulations Issued For Second Session

Pope Paul VI has directed that Catholic laymen be admitted to the second session of the ecumenical council and that non-Christian as well as other non-Catholic representatives be welcomed as observers. Pope Paul disclosed the following decisions: — Admission of … Continue reading

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Introduction: Second Session

Introduction: Second Session (Editor’s Note: This introductory note appears in the bound volume of our Council Daybook immediately prior to the pages that reprint our coverage of events during the Second Vatican Council’s second session, which ran Sept. 29-Dec. 4, 1963. … Continue reading

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