Excerpt From The ChurchIt Is Our Firm Conviction That The Church, When Looked Upon With The Simple Eye Of The Gospel, Is Its Own Defence It Is Only Needful That The Authenticity Of What Is Seen Should Correspond To The Simplicity Of The Eye That Sees It And It Is Because Our Experience Has Shown That In This Matter A Crowd Of Prejudices Are Current, A Great Number Of Truths Are Weakened, And Many Others Are Presented Under Their Least Favourable Aspect By Ill Informed Or Impassioned Minds, That We Have Not Thought It Overbold To Undertake Once A Task Which Has Been SO Often Done Better.There Is A Diversity Of Spirits, And The Spirit Blows Where It Wills Those Who Have Never Approached Learned Researches Or Eloquent Pleadings Pro Domo Dei Will Perhaps Find Scattered Up And Down These Pages Some Little Truth To Acknowledge, Some Little Religious Substance Whereon To Feed.That This May Be SO Is The Prayer Of One Who Wishes Nothing For Himself, And Does Not Intend To Put Forth Any Thing Oh His Own Authority But Submits All To The Intentions And Judgements Of His Church, Which As A Son He Accepts And Loves.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
Antonin Gilbert Sertillanges was a French Catholic philosopher and spiritual writer.Born Antonin Dalmace, he took the name Antonin Gilbert when he entered the Dominican order In 1893 he founded the Revue Thomiste and later became professor of moral philosophy at the Institut Catholique de Paris Henri Daniel Rops wrote that it was rud that President Raymond Poincar asked L on Adolphe Cardina
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- The Church
- Antonin Sertillanges
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