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Moreover , since the doctrines all together make up one integral religion , it
follows that the several evidences which respectively support those doctrines
belong to a whole , and must be thrown into a common stock , and all are
available in the ...
Think too of their threatening fire , meditating destruction to the whole earth , nay
the world itself with its stars ! . . . Nor content with this mad opinion , they add and
append their old wives ' tales about a new birth after death , ashes and cinders ...
not to mention the Arianism of the Eastern Empire in the fourth century , the whole
of the West was possessed by the same heresy in the fifth ; and nearly the whole
of Asia , east of the Euphrates , as far as it was Christian , by the Nestorians , in ...
It is true the whole number of signatures now extant , one hundred and eight ,
may seem small out of a thousand , the number of Sees in the East ; but the
attendance of Councils always bore a representative character . The whole
number of ...
In the year 493 , in the Pontificate of Gelasius , the whole of the East was in the
hands of traitors to Chalcedon , and the whole of the West under the tyranny of
the open enemies of Nicæa . Italy was the prey of robbers ; mercenary bands had
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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