Spot The Neo-Modernist

“St. Vincent of Lerins makes a comparison between the biological development of man and the transmission from one era to another of the deposit of faith, which grows and is strengthened with time … The view of the church’s teaching as a monolith to defend without nuance or different understandings is wrong.”

Pope Francis, “12,000 words interview”, Civilta’ Cattolica/America Magazine, 2013.

“Finally, I declare that I am completely opposed to the error of the modernists who hold that … dogma may be tailored according to what seems better and more suited to the culture of each age; rather, that the absolute and immutable truth preached by the apostles from the beginning may never be believed to be different, may never be understood in any other way.”

Pope St Pius X, “Oath against Modernism”, 1910.

 

 

Posted on October 3, 2013, in Traditional Catholicism. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Yes, deformed logorrhea, logorrhea ad nauseum day in and day out, relentless in its slog, but try as he might, he will never get his talons into the bulwarks of the One True Faith.

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