Remembering Paul VI (1963-1978)

Giovanni Battista Montini was a conciliar bishop before the council. As pope, he was charged with the task of implementing Vatican II’s program and shepherding the Church through turbulent times. “When Cardinal Montini became Paul VI, this meant that one of the most thoughtful and determined of the moderately progressive conservatives was now pope.” (Adrian […]

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About Owen F. Cummings

Deacon Owen F. Cummings, a frequent contributor to Emmanuel, is the academic dean and Regents’ Professor of Theology at Mount Angel Seminary in Saint Benedict, Oregon.