Catholicism : a very short introduction / Gerald O'Collins.

Author
O'Collins, Gerald [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2008.
Description
142 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.

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Series
Very short introductions ; 198. [More in this series]
Summary note
"In this Very Short Introduction, Gerald O'Collins answers these questions and more, and presents, in clear and accessible language, a fresh introduction to the largest and oldest institution in the world."--Jacket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-134) and index.
Contents
  • From Pentecost to Christopher Columbus (AD 30--1492)
  • From Christopher Columbus to date (1492--2008)
  • Catholics on God and the human condition
  • The sacraments and the Catholic Church
  • Catholic moral life and teaching
  • Characteristics of Catholicism
  • The future of Catholicism.
ISBN
  • 9780199545919
  • 019954591X
LCCN
2008031677
OCLC
221155424
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