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The story of American Catholicism

Theodore Maynard

The story of American Catholicism

by Theodore Maynard

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- History -- United States.,
  • Catholic Church -- Dioceses -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: 1941.

    Statementby Theodore Maynard.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 694p. ;
    Number of Pages694
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18512966M

      Morrison’s Catholic faith—individual and communal, traditional and idiosyncratic—offers a theological structure for her worldview. She viewed belief in God as “an intellectual experience that intensifies our perceptions and distances us from an egocentric and predatory life, from ignorance and from the limits of personal satisfactions”—and affirmed her Catholic identity. 4 God saw that light was good, and God divided light from darkness.. 5 God called light 'day', and darkness he called 'night'. Evening came and morning came: the first day. 6 God said, 'Let there be a vault through the middle of the waters to divide the waters in two.' And so it was. 7 God made the vault, and it divided the waters under the vault from the waters above the vault.

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Catholic history in particular. The Catholic Church is the longest-enduring institution in the world. Beginning with the first Christians and continuing in our present day, the Church has been planted in every nation on Catholic Church claims Jesus Christ himself as her founder, and in spite of heresy from within and hostility from without, she remains in the twenty-first century the steadfast/5(23).

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