The real reason why I cannot be in communion with you [Roman Catholics] is not my disagreement with this or that Roman doctrine, but that to accept your Church means, not to accept a given body of doctrine, but to accept in advance any doctrine your Church hereafter produces. It is like being asked to agree not only to what a man has said but also to what he is going to say.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
The following quote is (I think) from C.S. Lewis in his book Christian Reunion and Other Essays: