But for the personal intervention of Pope John XXIII, our understanding of revelation might still be that promulgated by the First Vatican Council (1869-1870). So how did Vatican II change the way we think about revelation?
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Document on Revelation Turns 50
Dei verbum [Word of God] are the first words of the Second Vatican Council’s document on revelation. Jesuit James Corkery notes:
Read his answer and more on the “character of revelation” and how it “flavoured the entire Council.”