The Whole Christ: The Historical Development of the Doctrine of the Mystical Body in Scripture and Tradition.

By: Mersch SJ., Emile.

Price: $54.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xvi - 623 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering and decorations on the spine. Translated by John R. Kelly SJ from the second French edition of 1936, "Le corps mystique du Christ". Four page foreword by Joseph Husslein SJ and a 3 page preface by the translator. Thirteen pages of notes, and a comprehensive 25 page general index. Four pages (27, 54, 55 and 75) have ink underlining on them, neatly done. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, otherwise clean with a sound binding. Minor wear to the fore corners of the boards and the tail of the spine. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: The Whole Christ: The Historical Development of the Doctrine of the Mystical Body in Scripture and Tradition.

Author Name: Mersch SJ., Emile.

Categories: Catholic - Theology, Catholic - Christology,

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., The Bruce Publishing Company.: 1938

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 31762

Keywords: Catholic; Doctrine; Theology; Christology; Mysticism; Scripture; Exegesis; Pauline; Fathers of the Church; St. Augustine; Scholasticism; Ignatius of Antioch; Irenaeus; Athanasius; Chrysostom;