The translation of "pro multis" as "for many" vs. "for all"
(12-12-2010, 06:24 PM)Stubborn Wrote:
(12-12-2010, 06:20 PM)AxxeArp Wrote: Stubborn,

using "For All" instead of "for many" does not change the meaning or the alter the intent of the words which signify that this is indeed the body and blood of Christ.

The Councils of Florence and Trent disagree with you - don't they?

Not necessarily. They spoke of omissions or alterations involving a change of meaning. He is arguing that this does not change the overall meaning. The scope of who the sacrifice is for is a separate issue from whether or not transubstantiation takes place. I don't pretend to have the answer, but it's not clear to me that that one change invalidates the whole thing.

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Re: The translation of "pro multis" as "for many" vs. "for all" - by Grasshopper - 12-12-2010, 06:45 PM

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