"If St. Paul had lived today." said Pope John XXIII last week to 250
newsmen from Rome's Foreign Press Association, "he would probably have
been a journalist. St. Peter was a good talker, but no one was as good
as St. Paul. It was he who caused the Gospel to be preached to the ends
of the earth. Can we doubt that he would have done it by means of the
press, had he lived in the 20th century?"
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