Tag Archives: Pius XII

HAARETZ: Editorial in defense of Ven. Pius XII

I saw this on the site of HAARETZ. My emphases and comments. 22 Jan 2010 Much-maligned pontiff  By Dimitri Cavalli   Some things never go away. The controversy over Pope Pius XII’s actions during World War II was recently reignited when … Continue reading

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Perhaps a miracle for Venerable Pope Pius XII?

This is really going to get the roller-coaster running. [FOLLOWUP HERE] From CNA: Vatican investigating miracle attributed to Pius XII Vatican City, Jan 18, 2010 / 02:40 pm (CNA).- The Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, … Continue reading

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NYTimes editorials on Pius XII from 1941 and 1942

These are posted on the site of the Catholic League.  They are editorials from the New York Times in 1941 and 1942: On Christmas Day, 1941, the New York Times, commenting on Pius XII’s Christmas Message, carried the following editorial: … Continue reading

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NY Daily News article on Pius XII (POLL ALERT)

You knew that as soon as the ball started rolling again in the cause of Pope Pius XII, as Pope Benedict XVI did today, the naysayers would resume their detraction. What always astonishes me is how the earlier lies so … Continue reading

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VENERABLE John Paul II and… by the way…. PIUS XII!!

Blindsided! The title of "Venerable" is given to those whom Holy Church determined within a reasonable doubt lived a heroic life of virtue.   The Congregation for Causes of Saints examines the documentation presented to make the case that the Servant … Continue reading

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