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Ministries In The Catholic Church Today: The Nigerian Situation, Basil A. Ekot Jan 1998

Ministries In The Catholic Church Today: The Nigerian Situation, Basil A. Ekot

Theses

Aims: This thesis seeks to study ministry, as it is understood today in the light of the renewed ecclesiology of Vatican II, and to relate this study to the church situation in Nigeria. This thesis proposes to investigate the possible need for changes in the practices of ministries in the church in Nigeria. The study aims to articulate a theology of ministry and to critically review the growth and development of ministries in the church from the beginnings of Christianity up to the mid-second century. It will also critically review the understanding of ministry in Vatican II and post-Vatican II ...