Be attentive to Christ, Pope tells Church historians
January 14, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Pope Francis told participants in the 18th Convention of the Italian Association of Church History Professors that thanks to Father Giacomo Martina (1924-2012), a Jesuit historian at the Pontifical Gregorian University, he had come to love Church history and had read all the volumes of Ludwig von Pastor’s “History of the Popes.” (Pastor was a German Catholic historian who died in 1928.)The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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