Description - Roman Catholicism by
From the basic ideas and terms, to its structures and practices, this book offers a plain-speaking introduction to Roman Catholicism. It covers: Roman Catholic beliefs and traditions practices and devotional life -- rituals, prayer, mass Church structures and authorities -- from Vatican to parish church Church hierarchies and people -- from bishops to the laity the role of the Church in society. With a glossary, further reading sections and an appendix on the history of the Papacy, this is the perfect guide for anyone wanting to understand more about Roman Catholicism.
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(198mm x 129mm x mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Author Biography -
Michael Walsh is a Librarian at Heythrop College, University of London. He is a columnist in the Tablet and a regular contributor to other periodicals, and is review editor for the Heythrop Journal.