None of this matters to ecumenists like the Vatican’s Bishop Brian Farrell who looked ahead misty-eyed to 2017, and requests profound study of “what the Reformation meant and what it has meant down the centuries and what it actually means today …” Yet he need not embark on yet another profound study, since one of the greatest Popes in history made it clear what the Reformation means. Blessed Pope Pius IX rightly recognized Protestantism in all its forms as “a revolt against God, it being an attempt to substitute a human for a divine authority, a declaration of the creature’s independence from God.”19 This revolt against God has had profound consequences.

by John Vennari

The Fatima Crusader | Issue 116

Protestantism A Revolt Against God