For years Pius XII has been smeared. The BBC retraction shows the tide is turning

Major historians such as Sir Martin Gilbert have demolished the myths first perpetrated by the Soviet Union “Fake News”, about which we hear so much at the moment, is as old as human communication itself. It’s fuelled by Original Sin, and its birth and growth is hardly a surprise to the Church. For if anyone… Continue reading For years Pius XII has been smeared. The BBC retraction shows the tide is turning

BBC admits it underestimated the Church’s opposition to Hitler

The BBC conceded it was false to describe the Church as being ‘silent’ in the face of Nazism The BBC’s internal watchdog has found that a programme wrongly accused the Catholic Church of “silence” about the Holocaust. After Pope Francis’s visit to Auschwitz in July, BBC One’s 6pm news bulletin carried a report which stated:… Continue reading BBC admits it underestimated the Church’s opposition to Hitler

Pope Pius XII's story listed amidst the top ten featured articles on Wikipedia

Featured articles are considered to be the best articles Wikipedia has to offer, as determined by Wikipedia’s editors. They are used by editors as examples for writing other articles. Before being listed here, articles are reviewed as featured article candidates for accuracy, neutrality, completeness, and style according to our featured article criteria. Pope Pius XII ranked number five (5)… Continue reading Pope Pius XII's story listed amidst the top ten featured articles on Wikipedia