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Chike Okwudiafor RWA 7: The Church as the People of God (Roman Catholicism) Tuesday, November 17, 2015 The ecclesiology of the Roman Catholic Church is a very broad and extensive topic. This article helps us understand the role of the church and what the church is doing in regards to believers and non-believers. It also talks about what the Roman Catholic Church is and explains the people in charge of the church at different points in time of the history of the church. It goes on to list the different purposes of the church and how people have reacted to it. A lot of scholars have written articles on their response of the church. This article also talks about different sacrament of the Roman Catholic Church and how important each one of them is. The article also explains the nature of God’s call to holiness and salvation. It talks about the way God chooses to sanctify and save us as a people. The Lumen Gentium is a document that has played a very vital role in defining the mission, nature and identity of the Roman Catholic Church and has had impact on theology in general especially in ecclesiology. There are four important points that are quite unique aspects

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