From Bossuet to Newman
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 29 May 1987
  • ISBN : 0521336767
  • Page : 253 pages
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Download or read online book entitled From Bossuet to Newman, was written by Owen Chadwick and published by Cambridge University Press in pdf, epub and kindle format. This book was released on 29 May 1987 with total pages 253. In this classic work, Owen Chadwick traces the development of the notion that changes in Christian doctrine are both possible and legitimate. In the seventeenth century Bossuet opined that Christian doctrine hardly or never changed. Over two centuries later Newman saw that its expression necessarily changed in a changing society. This book shows how one opinion changed into the other.