Conclusion: A Clash of Ecclesiologies

Frederick J. Parrella

in From Trent to Vatican II

Published in print June 2006 | ISBN: 9780195178067
Published online September 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199784905 | DOI:
 Conclusion: A Clash of Ecclesiologies

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This concluding chapter presents a synthesis of the chapters included in this volume. It is argued that the chapters in this book help us grasp and understand the Church not as an eternal community with unchangeable teachings and rituals, but as a historical and dynamic reality with a rich and vibrant theological tradition.

Keywords: Council of Trent; Vatican II; Christianity; Tridentinism

Chapter.  3313 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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