Papal Primacy and the Episcopate: Towards a Relational Understanding
With his trademark rigor and clarity, Michael Buckley argues that a true theology of papal primacy, as opposed to an ideology of primacy, must focus on the papacy’s nature as a unique relationship, whose purpose is the unity of bishops among themselves and (through them) the unity of the entire Church.
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Buckley, Michael J. SJ, "Papal Primacy and the Episcopate: Towards a Relational Understanding" (1998). Faculty Book Gallery. 486.