The Decrees of the Vatican Council

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The Decrees of the Vatican Council  (1907) 
by the First Vatican Council, edited by Vincent McNabb

THE DECREES

OF THE

VATICAN COUNCIL



Edited

WITH AN INTRODUCTION

by the

REV. VINCENT McNABB, O.P.



NEW YORK, CINCINNATI, CHICAGO

BENZIGER BROTHERS


Printers to the Holy Apostolic See

1907

Imprimi potest

FR LAURENTIUS SHAPCOTE, O.P., S.T.L.
Prior Provincialis

Imprimi potest

Cross-Pattee-Heraldry.svg GULIELMUS
Episcopus Arindelenis
Vicarius Generalis

Westmonasterii

die 19 Oct. 1906


The Contents


To the Reader v
Chronology x
Dogmatic Constitution on the Catholic Faith
Prologue 15
I Of God the Creator of all things 18
II Of Revelation 19
III Of Faith 22
IV Of Faith and Reason 25
Canons
I Of God the Creator of all things 28
II Of Revelation 29
III Of Faith 33
IV Of Faith and Reason 31
First Dogmatic Constitution on the Church of Christ
Prologue 35
I Of the Institution of the Apostolic Primacy in Blessed Peter 36
II Of the Perpetuity of the Primacy of Blessed Peter in the Roman Pontiffs 38
III Of the Power and Nature of the Primacy of the Roman Pontiff 39
IV Concerning the Infallible Teaching of the Roman Pontiff 43



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