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By Paul L. Williams

This severe assessment of the Roman Catholic Church because the pivotal adjustments initiated within the Sixties by means of Vatican II paints a irritating photo of decline and corruption. Dr. Paul L. Williams, a self-professed Tridentine or traditionalist Catholic, lines a number of the elements that experience brought on the Church to undergo cataclysmic losses in all features of its lifestyles and worship in fresh a long time. Williams illustrates the decline with telling information exhibiting the stark distinction among the powerful variety of clergy individuals, parishes, faculties, and energetic church-going Catholics in 1965 as opposed to the relatively paltry quantity at the present time.

The writer is extremely serious of Popes Paul VI, John Paul II, Benedict XVI, and Francis for directing the church up to now clear of its conventional teachings and for an absence of oversight that allowed corruption to fester. Symptomatic of this failure of management are the new pedophilia scandals, the continuing monetary corruption, a homosexual prostitution ring contained in the Vatican, and felony investigations of connections among the Holy See and arranged crime.

This unflinching critique from a faithful, lifelong Catholic is a wakeup name to all Catholics to revive their church to its former degrees of ethical management and influence.

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