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Why Catholic?

Why Catholic?

journey through the catechism.

by

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Published by RENEW International in Plainfield, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    ContributionsRENEW International.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1959.5 .W48 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. in 1 :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23870682M
    ISBN 101930978367, 1930978383, 1930978359, 1930978375
    ISBN 109781930978362, 9781930978386, 9781930978355, 9781930978379
    LC Control Number2005900775

    The Index Librorum Prohibitorum (List of Prohibited Books) was a list of publications deemed heretical or contrary to morality by the Sacred Congregation of the Index (a former Dicastery of the Roman Curia), and Catholics were forbidden to read them without permission.. There were attempts to censor individual books before the sixteenth century, notably the ninth-century .


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