What is yet to be done in the light of the teachings of the document Ad Gentes?

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What is perhaps most striking and radical about ad Gentes is its development of the notion of enculturation, a theme that somewhat reverses the earlier position of the Papacy taken in the Chinese Rite controversy.

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The overall importance of missionary work is a part of the teachings in the Ad Gentes document.  It is here where the greatest need is required.  The document speaks to how...

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