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The Roman Church I will not blame , but pity - she is , as I have said , spell -
bound , as if by an evil spirit ; she is in ... I say , in the same paperIn the book of
Revelations , the sorceress upon the seven hills is not the Church of Rome , as is
Thus St . Clement , in the name of the Church of Rome , writes a letter to the
Corinthians , when they were without a bishop ; St . Ignatius of Antioch addresses
the Roman Church , and it only out of the Churches to which he writes , as “ the ...
The presbyters of St . Dionysius , Bishop of Alexandria , complain of his doctrine
to St . Dionysius of Rome ; the latter expostulates with him , and he explains . The
Emperor Aurelian leaves " to the Bishops of Italy and of Rome ” the decision ...
The Fathers in question , he seems to say , really held as modern Rome holds ;
for if they did not , they must have dissented from the Church of their own day ; for
the Church then held as modern Rome holds . And the Church then held as ...
When we receded from the Church of Rome , one motive was , because she
added unto Scripture her glosses as Canonical , to supply what the plain text of
Scripture could not yield . If , in place of hers , we set up our own glosses , thus to
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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