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Where the business of investigation depended upon experiments , as particularly
in his excellent inquiries about light , he seems first to have imagined in his mind
how things were , and afterwards contrived his experiments on purpose to ...
It seems to have been the religion of the population in the province of Gallicia ,
while its author Priscillian , whose death had been contrived by the Ithacians ,
was honoured as a Martyr . The detestable sect of the Manichees , hiding itself
These outrages , however , were subsequent to the Synodical acceptance of the
Creed of Eutyches , which seems to have been the spontaneous act of the
assembled Fathers . The proceedings ended by Dioscorus excommunicating the
There is a celebrated passage in St . Cyprian , on the subject of the punishment
of lapsed Christians , which certainly seems to express the same doctrine . “ St .
Cyprian is arguing in favour of readmitting the lapsed , when penitent ; and his ...
... out of what seems its contradictory . Then , when it is developed , it takes that
prominent place which fear held before , yet protecting not superseding it . Love
is added , not fear removed , and the mind is but perfected in grace by what
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - StFrancisofAssisi - LibraryThing
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