Highlights from: Scripture Wars: Justin Martyr’s Battle to Save the Old Testament for Christians

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07WZ21374 Location: 68 The party of the Sadducees, for instance, accepted only the Torah, the five original books of Moses;2 the party of the Pharisees reckoned the prophets to have been inspired as well, along with a collection of wisdom literature they called the Ketuvim; while the large body of Greek-speaking Jews outside the Holy…

Highlights from: The Eucharist: Mystery of Presence, Sacrifice, and Communion

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07C3J6QNM Location: 554 The Church’s sacraments are ordained for helping man in the spiritual life. But the spiritual life is analogous to the corporeal, since corporeal things bear a resemblance to spiritual. Now it is clear that just as generation is required for corporeal life, since thereby man receives life; and growth, whereby man is…