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Dogma - History of Dogma
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Part of Dogma:

1. Theological Meaning of Dogma

2. Development of Dogma

3. History of Dogma

4. Dogmatics

A. As a Theological Discipline

History of dogma as a theological discipline and an integral part of dogmatic theology itself, is the methodical, systematic investigation and exposition of the history of the various individual dogmas and of the whole Christian understanding of faith, studying the mutual relatio…

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Karl Rahner, “Dogma - History of Dogma”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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