"A 16-page document, prepared by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, which Pope Benedict used to head, described Christian Orthodox churches as true churches, but suffering from a 'wound' since they do not recognize the primacy of the Pope.
But the document said the 'wound is still more profound' in the Protestant denominations -- a view likely to further complicate relations with Protestants."
Thursday, July 12, 2007
The One True Church
Vatican: Non-Catholics 'wounded' by not recognizing pope - CNN.com: