Friday, June 29, 2007

Year of St Paul

The Holy Father announced that from today the feast of Sts Peter and Pauluntil next years feast the Church will keep as the Year of St Paul.
It marks the 2,000th (ish) anniversary of the birth of the Apostle to the Gentiles, and should be an opportunity to deepen our understanding of his writings, and thought.

1 comment:

The Author said...

I thought that next year 2008 - 2008 was the Year of St Paul???

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