Vatican Cardinal Gives the Reason Why Russia Can’t Be Named in Papal Marian Consecration

Fatima Perspectives, Christopher Ferrara: For years Father Nicholas Gruner has been saying that the reason the Pope failed to mention Russia in the 1984 consecration ceremony is that his advisors told him not to do so, because it would offend the Russian Orthodox and impair Vatican diplomacy. Thus, for the sake of human respect the Vatican has not followed the precise request of Our Lady of Fatima. Read more here.