Of course it didn’t.
The Gentile church came to the Hebrew church and said they wanted to be Christian, but they didn’t want to be Jewish. They never bothered to learn the rich theology from the mystery hidden from the beginning.
They adopted ritual of the temple in the mass, conquered the laity, compromised with the flesh … everything that they were warned against. Paul chose to preach a light gospel speaking only of Christ and him crucified. It was sufficient for salvation ... continue reading »