A Roman Catholic Theology Of Worship

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The centerpiece of Roman Catholic theology of worship is the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, which is celebrated in worship.

The whole of Christian life takes its meaning from that which alone gives meaning to everything: the incarnation, life, death and resurrection of Christ Jesus. This Paschal Mystery is the basis of any theology of Christian worship that takes the New Testament as its starting point. Until recently, however, Roman Catholic theology, like that of the...


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