THE GREAT FACADE
The Regime of Novelty in the Catholic Church from Vatican II to the Francis Revolution; (Second Edition)
Authors: Christopher A Ferrara and Thomas E Wood Jr
Softcover - 574pp In this second edition of "The Great Faade", co-author Christopher A. Ferrara brings the original work up to date with six new chapters addressing what Bishop Athanasius Schneider has called the fourth great crisis in the history of the Catholic Church. The additional chapters chronicle the attempts at ecclesial restoration by Benedict XVI and the Francis revolution following Benedicts mysterious resignation. Franciss tumultuous Synod on the Family and his radical reform of the process for determining matrimonial nullity, leading to what some call Catholic divorce and a threat of schism on the magnitude of the Lutheran revolt of the 16th century. This new look at the 50 years following the Second Vatican Council is sure to provoke discussion and debate among Catholics concerned about the state of their Church. Add to the cart or wish list above.