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St . Ignatius calls it ' the medicine of immortality : ' St . Irenĉus says that our flesh
becomes incorrupt , and partakes of life , and has the hope of the resurrection , '
as being nourished from the Lord ' s Body and Blood ; ' that the Eucharist is ...
... already in error in the main question under discussion , and Firmilian also ; and
, lastly , which is the chief point , whether , in like manner , we may not object
against the Real Presence the words of Tertullian , who explains , “ This is my
The principle which led to this secession from the body worked its way within it ,
and had its slow development in the course of twenty years . In 1816 the
Conference admitted it ; and then a secession took place , in the opposite
direction , on ...
Truly , the body , not a member ; the body composed of many parts and members
knit in one , as saith the Apostle , ' For the Body is not one member , but many .
Therefore , the Church is the full body , compacted and diffused now throughout ...
Nayen of heatheh , as we grace dwelling in the body , he receives some
participation of his sanctity . " 1 Nay , Christianity taught a reverence for the
bodies even of heathen . The care of the dead is one of the praises which , as we
have seen ...
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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