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Why I am a Catholic

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author recounts his own experiences as a Jesuit seminarian and a Catholic layman, traces the origins of the papacy and explains why this often fallible institution is not the same as the Church, and discusses the Apostle's Creed.
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Genre/Form: Apologetic writings
Apologetic works
Ouvrages apologétiques
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wills, Garry, 1934-
Why I am a Catholic.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2002
(OCoLC)632053163
Named Person: Garry Wills; Garry Wills
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Garry Wills
ISBN: 0618134298 9780618134298
OCLC Number: 50059695
Notes: Sequel to: Papal sin.
Description: viii, 390 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Born Catholic --
Saint Mary's and Campion --
Jesuit Days --
Chesterton --
Encyclicals --
Church Without Papal Primacy --
Peter --
Paul --
Rome Mediating --
Rome Meddling --
Rome and the East --
Rome Turns West --
Forms of Papal Primacy --
Forgeries and Populism --
Rise of the Secular State and the Church Council --
Renaissance and Reformation --
Trent and England --
Ancien Regime and Revolution --
War on Democracy --
Reign of Terror --
The Vatican II Church --
The Great Rebirth --
Born to Set Times Right --
Fighting Vatican II --
Living Vatican II --
The Pope's Loyal Opposition --
The Creed --
I believe in God ... --
... the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth ... --
... and in Jesus Christ our Lord, the only son of God ... --
... conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary ... --
... shall come to judge the living and the dead ...
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The author recounts his own experiences as a Jesuit seminarian and a Catholic layman, traces the origins of the papacy and explains why this often fallible institution is not the same as the Church, and discusses the Apostle's Creed.

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