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Author QuotedHans Küng
Title QuotedCouncil, Reform and Reunion
Date (Year/Month/Day)1962/09/20
ImprintNew York : [s.n.]. 1961
Quotation[Hans] Kung of course I read as soon as I could get my hands on him. I thought it a noble, straight and courageous book [The Council, Reunion and Reform]. The vigor and honesty of the message was tremendous. But such books raise vain hopes, perhaps. The Council cannot possibly measure up to all he suggested. Yet precisely for that reason we must doggedly hope that it will "¦
Quotation SourceThe Road to Joy: Letters to New and Old Friends.; Edited by Robert E. Daggy. / [S.l.] : Flame. 1990, p. 242
Letter toSister Therese Lenfoehr, s.d.s.
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