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Such a statement is quite consistent with a wish , on which he has before now
acted , to correct popular misapprehensions both of the Roman Catholic
doctrines , and of the meaning of the Thirtynine Articles . Some years since a
retractation of ...
or Egypt , if they were tuned by the masterhand of the Roman or Alexandrian
primate . . . . The representatives of the Christian republic were regularly
assembled in the spring and autumn of each year ; and these synods diffused the
spirit of ...
In this sense it would more naturally be used by the Romans themselves than by
others . Thus Salvian says , that “ nearly all the Romans are greater sinners than
the barbarians ; " 1 and he speaks of “ Roman heretics , of which there is an ...
He tells certain Donatists to whom he writes , that the Catholic Bishop of
Carthage “ was able to make light of the thronging multitude of his enemies ,
when he found himself by letters of credence joined both to the Roman Church ,
in which ...
Both of them certainly are ingenious , and are not perhaps opposed to the literal
construction of the Greek words ; but I cannot say that they are satisfactory , or
that I am surprised at Roman Catholic writers describing them as forced and
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A prolific author, educator and priest, John Henry Newman sought to catalog, examine and improve knowledge and understanding of church doctrine. In this book, he delves deep into the past of the ... Read full review
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Amazing book. Life changing for me. Doctrine develops from ideas implicit in the life of the Christian community. The Church, like Mary, ponders the mystery of God through the ages, shedding light ... Read full review