"The church will become small and will have to start afresh more or less from the beginning. She will no longer be able to inhabit many of the edifices she built in prosperity. As the number of her adherents diminishes . . . she will lose many of her social privileges."Related:
Cardinal J. Ratzinger (1969),
-- republished in Faith and the Future(2009)
- Michael Voris, "Don't Trust Princes" (ChurchMilitantTV, August 28, 2012)
- Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, "The Church will become small and will have to start afresh ..." (WDTPRS, September 1, 2012).