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What does LG stand for?

LG stands for Lumen Gentium (Light of the Nations; Second Vatican Council)

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That's why, a few paragraphs later, Lumen Gentium can go on to talk about how Jews, Muslims, and those who "have not yet arrived at an explicit knowledge of God" are part of God's "plan of salvation.
4) Even broader than the work of the Christian is the vocation or calling to the Christian life, as suggested by the Second Vatican Council's Lumen Gentium in recalling that "all in the Church, whether they belong to the hierarchy or are cared for by it, are called to holiness.
Brazilian theologian Leonardo Boff, whom the Vatican has rebuffed, holds to the interpretation in Lumen Gentium of Vatican II: "This church of Christ is truly present in all legitimate local congregations of the faithful which, united with their pastors, are themselves called churches in the New Testament.