The “Lost” Creed of Pope Paul VI, an Exquisite Summary of the Catholic Faith

Apostolic Letter

Of the Supreme Pontiff Paul VI

Creed of the People of God

June 30, 1968

1. With this solemn liturgy we end the celebration of the nineteenth centenary of the martyrdom of the holy apostles Peter and Paul, and thus close the Year of Faith. We dedicated it to the commemoration of the holy apostles in order that we might give witness to our steadfast will to be faithful to the deposit of the faith(1) which they transmitted to us, and that we might strengthen our desire to live by it in the historical circumstances in which the Church finds herself in her pilgrimage in the midst of the world. (more…)