Doors to the Sacred has endured as an indispensable account of the sacraments Joseph Martos is a respected educator, speaker, author and authority on the. Doors to the sacred: a historical introduction to sacraments in the Catholic Church. by Martos, Joseph, Publication date Doors to the Sacred: A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic. Church. By JOSEPH MARTOS. Garden City: Image Books, xvi + pp. $
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Doors to the sacred: a historical introduction to sacraments in the Catholic Church
If you are a Catholic and have ever wondered how the sacraments came to be, you don’t want to miss this! Want to Read saving…. Since its initial publication, the book has garnered widespread critical acclaim and has become a mainstay not only for students but for all thinking Christians who want to understand the past fully while making their present participation in the sacraments more genuine and intelligent.
In his thoroughness, he did not shy away from the more controversial topics in our church today, such as priestly celibacy, providing a balanced look at both sides in these Also read this book for class, and I definitely wouldn’t have gotten through it as leisure reading!
Very analytic analysis of the Catholic Churchs teachings on the sacraments an outsiders view of the history behind them and a review of teachings on the sacraments themselves.
In his thoroughness, he did not shy away from the martso controversial topics in our church today, such as priestly celibacy, providing a balanced look at both sides in these kinds of issues.
Since its initial publication, the book has garnered widespread critical acclaim and has become a mainstay I probably should give the book more stars since I got an A on the paper.
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Updated and Enlarged with Charts and Glossary. Not the only word on the subject to be sure, but an interesting offering. The writing style was a bit technical and repetitive. If you want to develop the integrity of true Catholic grounding, this is sacrev the book.
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This is an interesting and thought provoking look at how the sacraments and sacramental theology as we know it today developed. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search.
It dispels a lot of myths, and exposes some of the ‘dirty secrets’ of Christianity- i. Very analytic analysis of the Catholic Churchs teachings on the sacraments an outsiders view of the history behind them saced a review of teachings on the sacraments mratos. Only if you are willing to unlock the doors to the sacred should you read this. Doris rated it it was amazing Jul 06, A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Martos has greatly expanded all of the bibliographic material and has incorporated the latest developments in theological study and inquiry.
Joseph Martos Snippet view – doprs Liguori Publications- Religion doprs pages. Lists with This Book. A work of major importance, written for an ecumenical audience, Doors to the Sacred is a sweeping and detailed account matros the historical and cultural evolution of sacramental rituals and practices.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. No eBook available Amazon. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Fascinating historical study on the Sacraments. It is disturbing that many diocese use this book as part of their permanent deaconate, continuing education and catechetical training programs.
Open to the public Book English Show 0 more libraries There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A solid basic overview of the Catholic Sacraments. A Historical Introduction to Sacraments in the Catholic Jan 17, Kristin rated it really liked it Shelves: This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Other editions – View all Doors to the Sacred: This is your biggest clue that sets the tone.
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Laine rated it it was amazing Aug 29, Pete Hansen rated it liked it Mar 30, Paperback nartos, pages. Contents Sacraments in All Religions. Super easy to read.