Heresy has been a concern in Christian communities at least since the writing of the Second Epistle of Peter: "even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them" (2 Peter ).In the first two or three centuries of the early Church, heresy and schism were not clearly distinguished. Get this from a library! A vindication of the argument drawn from the sense against transubstantiation: from a pretended answer to it, by the author of a pamphlet, called A treatise of the nature of Catholick faith and heresie, cap. XI p, 55, [George Morley]. The Treatise on Matrimony by the Rt. Rev. Dr. Amat, the first Bishop of Los Angelus, is a concise explanation of Matrimonial Dogma that is essential for anyone called to the married state. In this age of Apostasy when the true doctrines of the Church on the Sacrament of Marriage are suppressed or denied it is essential to know what the true. The Defence of the True and Catholic Doctrine of the Sacrament of the Body and Blood of Christ is a book by Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of was published in July , and was Cranmer's first full-length book, but at his trial in September , he said that it .
Future blogs on the teachings of the Catholic Catechism on the Creeds will examine the creed in more detail, and there will also be a future blog on St Augustine’s major treatise on the Trinity, so we will summarize what strikes us in this discourse. The Apostles Creed: I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth. Christianity - Christianity - Apologetics: defending the faith: The First Letter of Peter tells its addressees that they must “always be prepared to make a defense (apologia) to anyone who calls you to account for the hope that is in you” (). The defense of the faith has been required of Christians when they faced persecution, but “apologetics” have also been undertaken in the face. Catholic Belief: A Short and Simple Exposition of Catholic Doctrine (Fr. J. Faa di Bruno) – pdf, text, kindle. An Introduction to the Catholic Faith; incl. an Examination of Conscience for General Confession (St. Peter Canisius) – pdf, text, kindle format. A Summa of Christian Doctrine (St. Peter Canisius) – pdf, text, kindle format. 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.
The Treatise On The Divine Nature: Summa Theologiae I, by Thomas Aquinas (Author), Brian J. Shanley O.P. (Translator), Robert Pasnau (Introduction) & Reviews: 7. A treatise of the nature of Catholick faith and heresie: with reflexion upon the nullitie of the English Protestant church and clergy by Peter Talbot () 10 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. B. Figurative Expressions Used to Describe the Activity of Faith. C. The Doctrine of Faith in History. D. The Idea of Faith in Scripture. E. Faith in General. F. Faith in the Religious Sense and Particularly Saving Faith. G. Faith and Assurance. H. The Roman Catholic Conception of Faith. IX. The Unity of God is necessarily implied in the order of Nature, in the Faith, and in Baptism. The gifts of the Magi declare (1) the Unity of the Godhead; (2) Christ's Godhead and Manhood. The truth of the doctrine of the Trinity in Unity is shown in the Angel walking in the midst of the furnace with Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego.