June 2014

Friday, June 13, 2014

Paradise and Utopia

Papal Supremacy and the Parting of the Ways

Fr. John Strickland discusses the thirteenth-century popes Innocent III and Gregory IX, showing the close connection between their efforts to advance papal supremacy on the one hand and direct crusades against the Orthodox on the other. He also discusses the recent meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Bartholomew.

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