Holy and digital

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I believe in one, holy, catholic, digitized Christian church. That’s a credible postmodern paraphrase of the ancient creed. Why digitized instead of apostolic?

For the ancient Christians, apostolic signaled continuity through the centuries with the faith of the apostles and the churches they were believed to have started. Apostolic served as a sign of stability, a benchmark, a measuring point as the churches adapted to their times and places.


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