LEO DONALD DAVIS
Title: The First Seven Ecumenical Councils : Their History and Theology
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: Used - Like New
Publisher: Liturgical Pr July 1990
0814656161 / 9780814656167
Seller ID: 118611
''Nobody will ever write a history of Europe that will make any sort of sense, until he does justice to the Councils of the Church, those vast yet subtle collaborations for thrashing out a thousand thoughts to find the true thought of the Church'' (G.K.Chesterton). However obscure some of the issues, and however unedifying the vehemence involved in solving some of them, the history of the Councils still offer modern theologians a model of admirable rigor and thirst for truth, as some of the greatest minds of antiquity unselfconsciously combined theological progress and fidelity to tradition in elaborating the inexhaustible riches of the primitive gospel. A rare examination of a fundamental source of Christian teaching. 342 pp. Very light rubbing to covers.
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