The pulse of the world is violently athrob. We are keenly aware that the long-waited crisis is imminent. Humanity's mighty struggle, involving both national and international issues, is fast taking on a religious hue. And the ecclesiastical power coming to the front is the Papacy.
We may well expect that the Papacy will play a very prominent part in world affairs in the near future, particularly in seeking a solution to the international and social problems which have turned the world upside down in recent years.