Ratzinger joined 1968 call for reform

Allen Jr., John L.
June 2007
National Catholic Reporter;6/22/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 30, p8
The article reports on the move of Joseph Ratzinger, the head of the Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith and currently Pope Benedict XVI, to reform the 1968 "Nijmegen Declaration." It is stated that the Nijmegen has been developed by a group of predominantly German-speaking theologians who aim for the freedom of the theologians to be protected. However, critics argue that the concept of the Nijmegen has not been adopted at the reform.


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