Papal Primacy and the Episcopate

Papal Primacy and the Episcopate

Towards a Relational Understanding

With his trademark rigor and clarity, Michael Buckley argues that a true theology of papal primacy, as opposed to an ideology of primacy, must focus on the papacy’s nature as a unique relationship, whose purpose is the unity of bishops among themselves and (through them) the unity of the entire Church.

9780824517458
Trade paper; 1998; English
96 pages, 5 3/8 x 8 1/4
$12.95