Shortly after Lafarge’s Encyclical reached his desk, Hier writes, Pius XI died, on February 10, 1939, before he could sign it.
The new Pope, Pius XII, refused to issue it.
Maybe Gary Krupp could explain why.
Incidentally, Pave the Way has on their home page pictures of a former Israeli chief rabbi who may be serving a stint in prison soon. Maybe they’re just into disgraced men of the cloth? ask Gary when you see him.