Materials: Church History

Roman Catholicism Continuity and Change

This article provides an insightful overview of the Roman Catholic Church and some of its cardinal teachings. It shows where it has changed or remained unchanged over the centuries.

Author: 
Hans Heinz

The Roman Catholic Church—Continuity and Change. The Pontificate of John Paul II, Benedict XVI, and Francis

This article provides a survey of the pontificate of the last three popes: Pope John II, Benedict XVI, and Francis I. It evaluates their strengths, weaknesses, and their impact on the Roman Catholic Church and the world at large.

Author: 
Hans Heinz