Salvation Outside the Church?: Tracing the History of the Catholic Response

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Paulist Press, Jan 1, 1992 - Religion - 224 pages
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A history of Christian thought about the salvation of those who have been considered to be "outside the church".

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A very accessible book about how historical events (especially the European discovery of the American continents) affected the Catholic Church's understanding of her role in salvation. Read full review

Salvation outside the church?: tracing the history of the Catholic response

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Sullivan traces the history of the teaching that "outside the Church there is no salvation'' from Justin Martyr (second century) to the present. Sullivan is sensitive not only to the verbal formula ... Read full review

Contents

The Fathers Prior to St Augustine
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St Augustine and His Followers
28
Medieval Councils Popes and Theologians
44
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