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The Spirit of Catholicism

The Spirit of Catholicism

The Spirit of Catholicism is a brilliant and widely influential reflection on the fundamental nature of the Catholic faith and the Catholic Church. First appearing in 1924, this is a truly pioneering work of Catholic theology, one that had a major influence on subsequent theology.

Analytical Contents

Chapter I: Introductory

Chapter II: Christ in the Church

Chapter III: The Church the Body of Christ

Chapter IV: Through the Church to Christ

Chapter V: The Foundation of the Church in the Light of the Teaching of Jesus

Chapter VI: The Church and Peter

Chapter VII: The Communion of Saints

Chapter VIII: The Communion of Saints

Chapter IX: The Catholicity of the Church

Chapter X: The Church Necessary for Salvation

Chapter XI: The Sacramental Action of the Church

Chapter XII: The Educative Action of the Church

Chapter XIII: Catholicism in Its Actuality