By Yves Congar
Father Congar exposes and clarifies the political, cultural, and ecclesiological history to the nice schism that divided jap and Western Christianity within the eleventh century.
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This can be a Revised moment variation of translation from the chinese language by means of Hisao Inagaki. those 3 sutras make up an important scriptures of the natural Land college of Buddhism, which facilities round the Buddha of countless mild & lifestyles, recognized in jap because the Amida Buddha. [Taisho Tripitaka #360, #365, and #366] [Ch: Wu-liang-shou-ching; Kuan-wu-liang-shou-fo-ching; A-mi-t'o-ching] [Jpn: Mu-ryo-ju-kyo; Kan-mu-ryo-ju-butsu; A-mi-da-kyo]
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This "unitarian" ideology reigned in Byzantium. 31 Indeed, a thesis could be developed on the idea of sovereignty which resulted from it. It also prevailed in the West, at least 16 from POLITICAL FACTORS the Eighth Century onward, first Emperor (from Charlemagne to of of the to the profit all Gregory VII), then rather of the Pope not without claims asserted on the of the temporal monarchs. A great many things in the part history of Christianity may be explained if one keeps this to the profit "unitarian idea" in mind.
We to analysis and definite different expressions; to reality. We abstraction. of truths which, The conceive of faith as a in themselves, we have studied the* relation of much Easterners see a the two: the ritual symbol is for closer them but Therefore, different expressions should think, to different faiths. say he has changed rite that changed They is known fact that in the list of grievances made by against the Latins, all symbol faith in action. of someone It of union between correspond, faith.
Significant in a fact that decided in the and indeed points of doctrine have not been many Orthodox East and still that various positions were, occasionally upheld there, are, sometimes even the Catholic position. Jugie felt that he could deduce from this that reunion should be easy since, in the state of doctrinal uncertainty in which they find themselves, the Or- thodox churches could admit the in our Church, definitions law. 38 But definitions already accepted which have for us the force of not treating the Orientals predogmatic ?