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CATHOLIC DOORS MINISTRY
PRESENTS

ABBREVIATIONS
of some
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH DOCUMENTS


AA = Apostolicam Actuositatem
AAS = Acts Apostolicae Sedis
AF = J.B. Lightfoot, ed., The Apostolic Fathers (New York; MacMillan, 1889-1890)
AG = Ad Gentes
Ben = deBenedictionibus
CA = Centesimus Annus
Catech. R. = Catechismus Romanus
CCCB = Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
CCEO = Corpus Canonum Ecclesiarum Orientalium
CCL = Corpus Christianorum, Series Latina (Turnhout, 1953-)

CD = Christus Dominus
CDF = Congregatin for the Doctrine of the Faith
CELAM = Consejo Episcopal Latino AMericano
CIC = Codex Iuris Canonici
CL = Christifideles Laici
COD = Conciliorum Oecumenicorum Decreta
CPG = Solemn Profession de Faith: Credo of the People of God
CSEL = Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum (Vienna, 1866-)
CT = Catechesi Tradendae
DeV = Dominum et Vivificantem

DH = Dignitatis Humanae
DM = Dives in Misericordia
DS = Denziger-Schonmetzer, Enchiridion Symbolorum, definitionum et declarationum de rebus fidei et morum (1965)
DV = Dei Verbum
EN = Evangelii Nuntiandi
EP = Eucharistic Prayer
FC = Familiaris Consortio
GCD = General Catechetical Directory
GE = Gravissimum Educationis
GILH = General Introduction to LH

GIRM = General instruction to RM
GS = Gaudium et Spes
HV = Humanae Vitae
ICEL = International Commission on English in the Liturgy
IM = Inter Mirifica
K.H.S. = Knights of the Holy Sepulcher
LE = Laborem Exercens
LG = Lumen Gentium
LH = Liturgy of the Hours
LXX = Septuagint
MC = Marialis Cultus
MD = Mulieris Dignitatem
MF = Mysterium Fidei
MM = Mater et Magistra
NA = Nostra Aetate
NCCB = National Conference of Catholic Bishops (U.S.A.)
ND = Neuner-Dupuis, The Christian Faith in the Doctrinal Documents of the Catholic Church
OBA = Ordo Baptismi Adultorum
OC = Ordo Confirmationis
OCF = Order of Christian Funerals

CM = Ordo Celebrandi Matrimonium
OCV = Ordo Consecrationis Virginum
OE = Orientalium Ecclesiarum
OP = Ordo Paenitentiae
OR = Office of Readings
OT = Optatam Totius
PC = Perfectae Caritatis
PG = J.P. Migne, ed., Patrologia Craeca (Paris, 1857-1866)
PL = J.P. Migne, ed., Patrologia Latina (Paris: 1841-1855)
PLS = J.P. Migne, ed., Patrologia Latina Supplement

PO = Presbyterorum Ordinis
PP = Populorum Progressio
PT = Pacem in Terris
RBC = Rite of Baptism of Children
RCIA = Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
RH = Redemptor Hominis
RomM = Roman Missal
RMat = Redemptoris Mater
RMiss = Redemptoris Missio
RP = Reconciliatio et Paenitentia

SC = Sacrosanctum Concilium
SCG = Summa Contra Gentiles
SCh = Sources Chrétiennes (Paris: 1942-)
SRS = Sollicitudo Rei Socialis
STh = Summa Theologiae
UR = Unitatis Redintegratio



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