Catechism of the Catholic Church: Second Edition
ISBN: 0385508190
EAN13: 9780385508193
Language: English
Pages: 848
Dimensions: 2.00" H x 7.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Image
Book Overview
This edition of Catechism of the Catholic Church is the complete official text approved by the Church and released in English in 1994. It is the first catechism in more than 400 years, featuring line-by-line explanations of every aspect of orthodox belief and In Brief summaries of each section. Drawing on the Bible, the Mass, the sacraments, traditions, teachings, and the lives of the saints, this book elucidates what Catholics believe, celebrate, live, and pray.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover Four centuries in the making, a monumental undertaking and a magnificent achievement, the first definitive Catholic Catechism since the Council of Trent in 1566 details the doctrine, dogma, and the basic tenets of the Church. From the Trade Paperback edition.