1. It is possible (c. 124), but highly unusual, to impose, for validity, on “rank-and-file” members of the Church, the specific obligation of writing when they wish to achieve and effect in the Church. Indeed, outside of a few cases involving higher-level ecclesiastical administration, it appears that a writing requirement for the validity of an action is virtually unheard of.
2. Entry into the Church is not conditioned upon one writing (personally, or through another) anything. . .
Friday, April 28, 2006
Dr Edward Peters: The Act of Formal Defection
Posted by Prodigal Son at 4/28/2006 02:09:00 PM