RECENT STATEMENTS ABOUT THE SABBATH
Here is presented some interesting correspondence as quoted in The Ten Commandments Twice Removed, written by Danny Shelton and Shelley Quinn, Remnant Publications, 2005.
May 22, 1954
Pope Pius Xll, Rome Italy
Is the accusation true, that Protestants accuse you of? They say you changed the Seventh Day Sabbath to the, so-called Christian Sunday: Identical with the First Day of the week. If so when did you make the change, and by what authority.
Yours very truly,
Here is the reply:
THE CATHOLIC EXTENSION MAGAZINE
180 Wabash Ave., Chicago, Illinois
(under the Blessing of Pope Xll)
Regarding the change from the observance of the Jewish Sabbath to the Christian Sunday, I wish to draw your attention to the facts: