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By Robert Bellarmine,Mike Sirilla,Ryan Grant

St. Robert Bellarmine's theological writings at the Church of Christ represent a useful treasure not just for Catholics, yet for the commonweal and everlasting salvation of humanity itself. this can be no mild exaggeration. His is the first actual self reliant theological and dogmatic treatise at the Church. Patristic and medieval Catholic authors handled at the secret of the Church, to make certain; yet they supplied no free-standing remedy de ecclesia.
Bellarmine’s is the 1st and the easiest of its kind.
-From the Foreword
St. Robert Bellarmine's at the Church Militant is the 1st ever English language translation of his treatise De Ecclesia Militante, facing questions comparable to, what's the Church? who's within the Church? How can we outline it? not just does Bellarmine outline it, he refutes fake notions of the Church, comparable to the Protestant rivalry that the Church is invisible, in addition to historic heresies that undergo upon the trendy debate resembling, are just the nice within the Church? Are sinners additionally within the Church?
As regularly, Bellarmine solutions the query without delay from Scripture, the Fathers and correct cause to teach us truly that there's a obvious Church composed of these united within the related career of religion and team spirit of the Sacraments, regardless of their inside disposition.
This is the most recent from the Bellarmine translation undertaking, which goals to translate the complete of Bellarmine's De Controversiis into English. for more information, stopover at http://www.mediatrixpress.com.

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On the Church Militant (De Controversiis)

St. Robert Bellarmine's theological writings at the Church of Christ represent a useful treasure not just for Catholics, yet for the commonweal and everlasting salvation of humanity itself. this is often no moderate exaggeration. His is the first actual autonomous theological and dogmatic treatise at the Church.

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