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The Second Vatican Council: What was it and why is it important today?

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Second_Vatican_CouncilOctober 11, 2012, is the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council. To commemorate this, the Episcopal Commission for Doctrine of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) has published a pastoral letter titled The Second Vatican Council: What was it and why is it important today? Its publication is part of the many celebrations surrounding the 50th anniversary, including today’s celebration in Rome presided by Pope Benedict XVI.


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Last Updated on Thursday, October 11 2012  
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