Video – Conferences #162: Fr. Angelo Mary Geiger F.I. – A Year of Faith
Apostolic Letter "Motu Proprio data" Porta Fidei of the Supreme Pontiff Benedict XVI for the Indiction of the Year of Faith
"I have decided to announce a Year of Faith. It will begin on 11 October 2012, the fiftieth anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council, and it will end on the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Universal King, on 24 November 2013. The starting date of 11 October 2012 also marks the twentieth anniversary of the publication of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, a text promulgated by my Predecessor, Blessed John Paul II, with a view to illustrating for all the faithful the power and beauty of the faith. This document, an authentic fruit of the Second Vatican Council..."