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Author Schelkens, K. (Karim)

Title Catholic theology of revelation on the eve of Vatican II : a redaction history of the schema De fontibus revelationis (1960-1962) / by Karim Schelkens
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (x, 295 pages)
Series Brill's series in church history ; v. 41
Brill's series in church history ; d. 41
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One Preconciliar Vota and their Background; Chapter Two The Preparatory Theological Commission; Chapter Three The Schema Compendiosum; Chapter Four Historicity, Inspiration and Inerrancy (January 1961); Chapter Five Scripture and Tradition (June 1961); Chapter Six The Final Draft: Reception; CONCLUSIONS; SOURCES; INDEX OF NAMES
Summary In recent literature on the history of the Second Vatican Council, the schema "De fontibus revelationis" is a constant point of reference. In most cases, its utter rejection during the conciliar debate on revelation, biblical exegesis, and the nature of Scripture and Tradition, is regarded as a milestone for the council's development. This book is devoted to the background, genesis, and evolution of that very document, and offers a critical revision of the way in which the document has been received in conciliar historiography, based upon a study of archival material. The result is a
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-287) and index
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Subject Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History -- 20th century.
Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano). Schema constitutionis dogmaticae de fontibus revelationis.
Revelation -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009044699
ISBN 1282952153
9004183655 (electronic bk.)
9789004183650 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Catholic theology of revelation on the eve of Vatican 2
Catholic theology of revelation on the eve of Vatican Two