Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and the Development of Doctrine

Though the entire series of blog-articles on St Vincent of Lerins is probably of great interest to everyone on this forum, I especially want to bring to your attention the last two, both of which address the controversial issue of doctrinal development:

Doctrine Grows to Remain the Same

St Vincent of Lerins and John Henry Newman

Please drop by and share your thoughts, as well as sharing them here, of course.

Fr A

Nice. I haven’t read the former yet, but I like the latter (just finished it).

“the proposition defined will be without any claim to be considered binding on the belief of Catholics, unless it is referable to the Apostolic depositum”

  • Newman (as a Catholic, commenting on PI/Vatican I.

I think, development is increasing rapidly in the region.

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