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The documents of Vatican II by Walter M. Abbott

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Published by Chapman in London .
Written in English

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StatementWalter M. Abbott, general ed. ; transl. from the Latin
SeriesAn Angelus book, An Angelus book
The Physical Object
Pagination794 s.
Number of Pages794
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Open LibraryOL24950998M

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Orientalium Ecclesiarum. [ Byelorussian, Chinese, Czech, English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, Spanish, Swahili]. The Second Vatican Council (Latin: Concilium Oecumenicum Vaticanum Secundum, informally known as Vatican II) addressed relations between the Roman Catholic Church and the modern world. It was the twenty-first ecumenical council of the Catholic Church and the second to be held at Saint Peter's Basilica in the Vatican/5. The Documents of Vatican II A Summary and Guide by Jeffrey A. Mirus Ph.D. Summaries with commentary of the sixteen documents of the Second Vatican Size: KB. The Documents of Vatican II, Volume , Part A Geoffrey Chapman book An Angelus book, Volume of Angelus book The Documents of Vatican II, Walter M. Abbott: Editor: Walter M. Abbott: Publisher: Guild Press, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Feb 4, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX 2/5(1).

Book Description. A collected series of 34 articles written on the documents of Vatican II between February and October of From the Introduction: "This is a series of commentaries on the. Visiting the official website of the Holy See one can browse: the Magisterium of the Supreme Pontiffs (from Pope Leo XIII to Pope Francis); the fundamental texts of Catholicism in various languages (the Sacred Bible, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, the documents of the Second Vatican Council and the Code of Canon Law); the documents of Dicasteries, Bodies and .   Vatican II was such an important council, but I really don’t know much about what actually happened at the Council and what the documents say. I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations on books that describe what happened at the Council. Or do I actually have to go read the documents produced by the council? By "the spirit of Vatican II" is often meant promoting teachings and intentions attributed to the Second Vatican Council in ways not limited to literal readings of its documents, spoken of as the "letter" of the Council (cf. Saint Paul's phrase, "the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life").President: Pope John XXIII, Pope Paul VI.

The Documents of the Second Vatican Council book series by multiple authors includes books Sacrosanctum Concilium, Vatican Council II: Constitutions, Decrees, Declarations (Vatican Council II), Vatican Council II: The Conciliar and Post Conciliar Documents, and several more.   Vatican II has gotten a bad rap. "The spirit of Vatican II" has been used as an excuse for liturgical abuses, offenses against canon law, etc. Yet Vatican II is being misquoted, misinterpreted! Every faithful Catholic owes it to himself to know, first hand, what the council REALLY brought forth/5(3).   The book Christ, Church, Mankind notes John Paul’s ardent passion for Jesus Christ and his efforts to spread that passion as part of the vision of . From to , in perhaps the most important religious event of the twentieth century, the Second Vatican Council met to plot a course for the future of the Roman Catholic Church. After thousands of speeches, resolutions, and votes, the Council issued sixteen official documents on topics ranging from divine revelation to relations with non-Christians. In many ways, though, .