October 9, 2021
Within the nice historical past of the Catholic Church, few popes have had the lasting affect and affect of Pope St. Pius V. You may need by no means heard of him, however this was a Pope who witnessed the crises of the Church amidst the Protestant Reformation and the rising power of the Ottoman Empire.
Right now’s quick episode is visitor hosted by Fr. Edward Looney who interviews Prof Roberto De Mattei, creator of the brand new ebook Saint Pius V: The Legendary Pope Who Excommunicated Queen Elizabeth I, Standardized the Mass, and Defeated the Ottoman Empire.
Fr. Edward Looney lately joined us (hear right here) to debate his newest ebook, Meditations After Holy Communion. You’ll be able to observe him on Twitter, Fb or Instagram on the deal with @FrEdwardLooney. His web site is edwardlooney.com.
If you wish to hear extra from Fr. Looney, try his podcast, “How They Love Mary” in your favourite podcast app.
picture: portrait of Pius V, from KU Leuven, Belgium / Europeana (Public Area)