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Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism

Paul M. Minus

Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism

a history of Roman Catholic ecumenical pioneering

by Paul M. Minus

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Published by Paulist in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian union -- Catholic Church -- History.,
  • Catholic Church -- Relations -- Protestant churches.,
  • Protestant churches -- Relations -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul M. Minus, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1784 .M56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 261 p.
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21087202M
    LC Control Number75-44804

    “The Best Books I Read in ” Catholic mind of an American original whose thought is experiencing a deserved rediscovery. book is written from a Catholic perspective (and sometimes. An actual quote from the book is not far from the work of C.S. Lewis, the Catholic position, or a reasonable one found in most people willing to question the reformed tradition. Love demands freedom. We are free to resist, reject, and rebel against God’s ways for us.

    The monk, of course, was Luther; the doctrine was justification by faith; and the book was the Bible. One of the tragic ironies of Christian history is that the deepest split in the history of the Church, and the one that has occasioned the most persecution, hatred, and bloody wars on both sides, from the Peasants' War of Luther's day through the Thirty Years' War, which claimed a larger. Explore our list of Protestantism Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book with B&N.

    That’s one of the sociological elements of the Catholic Church is it is a structured church that has some logic to the way it’s structured, which makes operating under it, at least from the point of view of the way it looks, seen very organized as compared to, say, if I can say this, Protestantism, which doesn’t have a .   When Catholic leaders today like Pope Francis and Fr. Cantalamessa speak positively of Luther, it shows a recovery of an emphasis on trusting in God’s grace and justification by faith that is at Author: Nancy Enright.


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Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism by Paul M. Minus Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book engaged me from the first page to the very last has reminded of the beauty that is the Catholic Church, the one holy, catholic and apostolic Church. Matthew Kelly has rekindled my faith, provided me with the tools to become the-very-best-version-of-myself.

Read this book, share this book and together we can set the world alight!/5(). The Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism: a history of Roman Catholic ecumenical pioneering. [Paul M Minus] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for # An Exploration book\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. Sola Fide ("Faith Alone") The subjective principle of the Reformation is justification by faith alone, or, rather, by free grace through faith operative in good works.

It has reference to the personal appropriation of the Christian salvation, and aims to give all glory to Christ, by declaring that the sinner is justified before God (i.e. is acquitted of guilt, and declared righteous) solely. What I was really searching for was a book like The Protestant’s Dilemma.

This book pokes, prods, and wrestles with Protestant beliefs, showing how they come up short and how the Catholic alternatives are true. If you struggle with the claims of Protestantism—or even if you feel satisfied with them!—5/5(2).

Very informative book Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism book history of Protestantism - what it got right and not right. Protestantism has changed so much since it was written that it may not be helpful to understanding today’s issues.

Bouyer should have had an editor to excise repetition and distractions where the writer goes off on a tangent by: Whereas the Catholic Church exerted control over its reformist tendencies, in the form of lay and monastic movements, Protestantism had no such superstructure within which further reforms could coexist.

“There is a tension in Protestantism, Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism book maybe in Christianity, between inspiration and institution,” he said. His Spirit and Forms of Protestantism was written a half-century ago, a decade before Vatican II's decree on ecumenism, Unitatis Redintegratio, yet it avoids the bitter anti-Protestantism that sometimes afflicted pre-conciliar Catholic works on Protestantism.

That's one reason the book remains useful, even after decades of post-conciliar ecumenism. The Catholic rediscovery of Protestantism: a history of Roman Catholic ecumenical pioneering, by Paul M.

Minus, Jr., Toronto Public Library. I, personally, felt Rediscover Catholicism, by Matthew Kelly, was much too repetitive and, at times, I hoped and wanted this book to be more than I found it to be. The constant repetition and grammatical and editing errors throughout were, at times, very difficult to move beyond.

And I almost did put down the book several times because of simple annoyance/5. Long before the birth of Protestantism, Catholic missionaries had converted Europe and carried the Faith as far as China.

After the Reformation they reconquered for the Church the Rhinelands, Bavaria, Austria, part of Hungary, and Poland; they established flourishing Christian communities all over North and South America and in the Portuguese.

Protestantism is the second-largest form of Christianity with a total of million to 1 billion adherents worldwide or about 37% of all Christians. It originated with the 16th century Reformation, a movement against what its followers perceived to be errors in the Catholic Church.

Protestants reject the Roman Catholic doctrine of papal supremacy and sacraments, but disagree among themselves. Books shelved as protestantism: The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber, The Reformation: A History by Diarmaid MacCulloch, Martin.

breakdown of feudalism, rise of market economy, great wealth produced by banking and trade, urbanization, crusades brought back new wealth and ideas, enlarged merchant class who were literate and with leisure, great schism that weakens the authority of the church, classical revival accelerated by influx of scholars bring texts back from Byzantium, absence of any single controlling authority in.

A. David Anders, Ph.D. David Anders was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He began college at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he met his wife, but they both completed their degrees at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. In fact, a plausible – I think convincing – argument can be made that one of Protestantism’s great contributions to the church was a rediscovery Author: Peter Leithart.

In recent times the cult of the Virgin Mary has grown and assumed even greater proportions in the Roman Catholic Church. One of the important developments was the promulgation of the Dogma of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary inthat is, that Mary was conceived and born without sin, and remained sinless throughout her life.

The Anglican Use ritual which has arisen since, Divine Worship: The Missal (), draws upon the Book of Common Prayer authored by the Catholic priest and bishop turned Protestant, Thomas Cranmer. The Catholic Rediscovery of Protestantism (NY: Paulist Press, ), pp.

Ehrich quotes, ‘es sind auch Christen, die an denselben Christus und sein Evangelium glauben wollen’ to illustrate that it is not the same faith which is credited to Protestants, but only.

Two Great Heresies of the Reformation Russell Shaw gives a brief summary of the two central tenets of Reformation-Era Protestantism, Justification by Faith and Sola Scriptura.

The Augsburg Confession as a Catholic document. The Augsburg Confession found within the Book of Concord, a compendium of belief of the Lutheran Churches, teaches that "the faith as confessed by Luther and his followers is nothing new, but the true catholic faith, and that their churches represent the true catholic or universal church".

When the Lutherans presented the Augsburg Confession to. Under the guiding hand of God, the world scene had been uniquely prepared for the Reformation.

The church was greatly in need of reform. Spiritual darkness personified the Roman Catholic Church. The Bible was a closed book. Spiritual ignorance ruled the minds of the people. The gospel was perverted. Church tradition trumped divine truth.Neither Protestantism or Catholicism is the true religion.

It is not an issue of a movement, or a position, or being a member of the "right church." Instead, true religion, as it relates to Christianity, is that which agrees with the Bible and does not violate the essentials of the Christian faith.When they find out our church is a Catholic one, the enthusiasm subsides.

I wanted to know why, so I asked my Protestant friends what questions they had, what mystified them and what they just didn't understand about Catholics. Here are some of the questions and my answers as a lifelong Catholic who is still learning.

Question #1.