The Theology of the Church – Lecture 1

Papal Primacy

St. Peter Diocesan Theology Course 2014:
Ecclesiology: The Theology of the Church

Wednesday; November 5, 2014 

Papal Primacy

Lecture by Bishop Bawai Soro


An Outline

Part I

– Definition & Implication of Papal Primacy & Infallibility

– The Orthodox Reception

– The Protestant Objection

– The Assyrian Church Modern Position


Part II

– The Teaching of the Chaldean Catholic Church Tradition on Papal Primacy

– Scriptural Evidence

– Historical Evidence

– Canonical Evidence

– Patristic Evidence

– Liturgical Evidence


Part III

– Recent Application of Papal Primacy in the Life of St. Peter Chaldean Catholic Diocese