Relating to or constituting a Church or denomination: the modernization of ecclesial buildings
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- The book has four parts: The first provides an analysis of the current social and ecclesial context from which church ministers come and in which they must serve.
- The profound relationship between the invisible and the visible elements of ecclesial communion is constitutive of the Church as the sacrament of salvation.
- The passage in Ephesians that compares the union of husband and wife to that of Christ and the church is a favorite ecclesial image, yet it has always been problematic.
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