I’ve seen this coming for a long time. The answer to the question in the last sentence is: No.
And in many ways, that’s a good thing. Because for all of the “light and flash” that the “spirit of Vatican II” promised, it was all just smoke and mirrors.
We are not to be of the world but its enemy. Just like Jesus said, “If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.” (John 15:18).
The reason that the institutional Church has been everyone’s friend over the past 40 years is because it really hasn’t been Jesus’s friend. It shirked its responsibility of proclaiming the Gospel and running a tight ship, internally.
Now we can see the results. Here’s another message which is particularly relevant: “Do not give what is holy to dogs, and do not throw your pearls before swine, or they will trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces.” (Matthew 7:6)