Authorities and Supreme Pontiffs I highly recommend it to anyone serious about understanding the Catholic Faith The best reference for Catholic teaching in my opinion This abolishes the Protestant errors and the V II errors Compared to what I ve read of the new Catechism CCC this one is noticeably clearer and a pleasant reading experience although less detailed The analogies and references to Scripture and Church Fathers used are clear and fairly easy to make sense of In addition not only is this book an explanation of the Catholic faith it is an exhortation to live it the language used impassioned owing
To Intention For Use By Priests its intention for use by priests instructing the faithful I will note that the CCC has over this version the advantages of detail as well as numerous footnotes numbered paragraphs and a good index making it easy to cross reference passages and look things up uickly With this in mind it can t easily be said that either version is superior. Protestant objections It still serves as an excellent compendium of the Church's traditional life and belief. In response to the errors of the protestant
revolt It was edited under the guidance of Saint Charles Borromeo and was used for centuries with the It was edited under the guidance of Saint Charles Borromeo and was used for centuries with the of many Popes as an important part in the formation of Catholic priests It is specifically written to instruct priests and religious but as the introduction to the work says this catechism is designed for such as have care of souls in those things that belong peculiarly to the pastoral office So it is intended ultimately for the instruction pastoral office So it is intended ultimately for the instruction all the faithfulWhile it is not a complete and exhaustive explanation of every detail of every dogma it is designed to present a basic and overall understanding which any Catholic should possess At a time when many Church teachings are greatly misunderstood by many even among the faithful of the Church The Roman Catechism speaks with an authority unparalleled by any other catechism due to its centuries of hallowed use and approval by so many Ecclesiastical. Ly commissioned during the Reformation period in order to explain the Faith clearly and calmly in the face of.
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which has stood the test of time How does differhas stood the test of time How does it differ the Catechism Primarily in its audience and intent which was to serve as a catechetical manual for parish priests so that they may instruct their flocks In contrast the new Catechism is primarily directed to catechists who will use it for source material for local catechisms So a major difference is that the older who will use it for source material for local catechisms So a major difference is that the older is pastoral in tone maybe and less ordered toward theological detailBoth are excellent and both can serve a valuable purpose in the lives of Christians Great CatechismBeautifully written instruction guide from the counter reformation The church has been faithful to her teachings since her founding Amazing No longer being a Roman Catholic I found this to be a bit of a slog It does give a very good summary of Roman Catholic thought at the time of the Counter ReformationThis greatest of Catechisms was published after the great Council of Trent. The authoritative catechism produced by the Council of Trent and published by order of St Pius V was original. .