Doors to the Sacred: A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Church

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Doubleday, 1981 - Religion - 531 pages
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A Comparision of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church with their counterparts in the other Christian denominations.

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Review: Doors to the Sacred: A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Church

User Review  - John - Goodreads

A very thorough study of the sacraments in historical context. There is a wealth of information that helps one under many aspects of the sacraments in general and the seven sacraments in detail. The author also opens up the understanding of sacraments to the significance of sacramentality. Read full review

Review: Doors to the Sacred: A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Church

User Review  - Daune Robinson Calovini - Goodreads

Fascinating historical study on the Sacraments. Super easy to read. Fantastic text. Read full review

Contents

History and Sacraments
1
The Beginnings of the Christian Sacraments
29
HI The Development of the Catholic Sacraments
63
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About the author (1981)

Joseph Martos is a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and director of the Russell Institute of Religion and Ministry at Spalding University.

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