Can Traditionalist Catholics Really Accept Catholic Zionism?

To embrace such a development will require them to put aside centuries of theological doctrine. Will they prove able to do so? Should they?

Pope Francis in Jerusalem in 2014. Eric VANDEVILLE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images.

Pope Francis in Jerusalem in 2014. Eric VANDEVILLE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images.

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Sept. 23 2019
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Kevin Madigan is the Winn Professor of Ecclesiastical History at the Harvard Divinity School.


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