Following the model of the previous ten volumes, Charles Curran and Richard McCormick have gathered here twenty articles that survey the evolution of fundamental moral theology in the United States from the early 20th century to the present. Section three: Post-Vatican II period. This volume makes an important contribution to moral theology by bringing together for the first time the most significant authors and issues in the historical development of fundamental moral theology in the United States.
Gathered for the Journey: Moral Theology in Catholic PerspectiveEerdmans #ad - Johnson M. Therese Lysaught William C. Gathered for the journey sets moral reasoning in a theological context of worship and discipleship partá1, bioethics, provides a framework for the moral life based on questions of human fulfillment partá2, the family, and demonstrates how these theological resources shape a distinctive approach to questions of globalization, Catholic social teaching, war and peace, and the environment partá3.
Cloutier Dana Dillon James M. Mccarthy Michael R. Donohue jeanne Heffernan Schindler Kelly S. Cavanaugh David M. Mccarthy and Lysaught have crafted a distinctively unified collection. Gathered for the journeyrepresents a common project among Catholic scholars who are struggling with similar questions about living faithfully.
Gathered for the Journey: Moral Theology in Catholic Perspective #ad - Contributors: Frederick Christian Bauerschmidt William T. Mattison III David M. Miller julie Hanlon Rubio Tobias Winright.
Catholic Theological Ethics, Past, Present, and Future: The Trento Conference Catholic Theological Ethics in the World ChurchOrbis Books #ad - Ric gaziaux belgium, margaret ogala kenya, margaret farley us, simone morandini italy, julie hanlon rubio us, peter henriot zambia, julie clague scotland, christa schnabl Austria, Miguel Ángel Sánchez Carlos Mexico, Benezet Bujo Switzerland, Brian Johnstone US, Archbishop of Munich-Freising Germany, Cardinal Reinhard Marx, Pushpa Joseph India, Myroslav Marynovych Ukraine, David Kaulem Zimbabwe, Aloysius Cartagenas Philippines, Leo Pessini Brazil, Shaji George Kochuthara India, and María Teresa Dávila US.
Catholic Theological Ethics, Past, Present, and Future: The Trento Conference Catholic Theological Ethics in the World Church #ad - . O malley foreword; monsignor Luigi Bressan, Archbishop of Trento; James F. An international meeting in trento in July 2010 brought together some 500 theological ethicists from nearly 75 countries. Keenan; archbishop bruno forte; mercy amba oduyoye ghana; ahmad syafii ma'arif, regina ammicht-quinn germany, Roger Burggraeve Belgium, Diego Alonso-Lasheras Italy, Paolo Prodi Italy, Bryan Massingale US, Ma'arif Institut Indonesia, Laurenti Magesa Kenya, Anne Nasimiyu Kenya, Alberto Bondolfi Switzerland, Antonio Moser Brazil.
This volume represents the state of the art in mural theology from around the globe, with contributors from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Divided into three main parts the past, and the future, the present, contributors include John W.
Handbook of Roman Catholic Moral TermsGeorgetown University Press #ad - The handbook of roman catholic moral terms contains more than 800 moral terms, historical context, and illustrations of how these terms are used in the Catholic tradition, offering concise definitions, including Church teaching and documents. James T. The author also provides extensive cross-referencing and bibliographic suggestions for further research.
Designed to serve as a vital reference work for libraries, students and scholars of theology, priests and pastoral ministers, as well as all adults interested in theological enrichment or continuing education, the Handbook of Roman Catholic Moral Terms is the most comprehensive post–Vatican II work of its kind available in English.
Handbook of Roman Catholic Moral Terms #ad - Bretzke, sj, places catholic tradition in a contemporary context in order to illuminate the continuities as well as discontinuities of Church teaching and key directions of Catholic thought.
My Bright AbyssFSG Adult #ad - Joyful, my bright abyss is destined to become a spiritual classic, and beautifully written, sorrowful, useful not only to believers but to anyone whose experience of life and art seems at times to overbrim its boundaries. My bright abyss, composed in the difficult years since and completed in the wake of a bone marrow transplant, is a moving meditation on what a viable contemporary faith―responsive not only to modern thought and science but also to religious tradition―might look like.
My Bright Abyss #ad - Eight years ago, a well-known poet and the editor of Poetry magazine, Christian Wiman, wrote a now-famous essay about having faith in the face of death. How do we answer this "burn of being"? Wiman asks. What might it mean for our lives―and for our deaths―if we acknowledge the "insistent, persistent ghost" that some of us call God? One of Publishers Weekly's Best Religion Books of 2013 Farrar Straus Giroux.
Dynamics of TheologyOrbis Books #ad - Dynamics of Theology #ad - Farrar Straus Giroux. Jesuit haight provides the fundamental grounds for retrieval of traditional doctrine in new interpretations that bear upon our life in the world today. Used book in Good Condition. The award-winning author of Jesus Symbol of God here introduces the discipline of theology.
Systematic Theology: A Roman Catholic ApproachMichael Glazier #ad - Systematic theology seeks to understand and render more intelligible the central doctrines of faith and to show how they are related to each other. Used book in Good Condition. The present text is intended to be concise and accessible, and contemporary perspective, an introduction that explores basic themes in Catholic systematic theology from a biblical, historical, always aware of today’s theological pluralism.
Systematic Theology: A Roman Catholic Approach #ad - Farrar Straus Giroux. It tries to demonstrate how these doctrines are rooted in scripture and develop in the history of the church; most important, it strives to more adequately express and sometimes reinterpret the church’s doctrinal tradition, always in the interest of better communicating the mystery of salvation and bringing it into a dialogue with culture.
The Hebrew Bible: A Brief Socio-literary IntroductionFortress Press #ad - Gottwald brings new light to everybook of the hebrew Bible, and to the older traditions and sources on which those writings in part depend, payingparticular attention to the rise and fall of empires and the social revolution achieved in Israel's beginnings. Rebecca J. Farrar Straus Giroux. Used book in Good Condition.
The Hebrew Bible: A Brief Socio-literary Introduction #ad - . Kruger gaudino has prepared a clear and concise abridgement of Gottwald s classic textbook, now thoroughly updated and lavishly illustrated with maps, diagrams, and photos. One of the pioneers of the socio-literary study of the Hebrew Bible introduces the beginning student tothe social forces that shaped ancient Israel's history and scriptures.
The Revelatory Text: Interpreting the New Testament as Sacred Scripture, Second Edition Michael Glazier BooksMichael Glazier #ad - The author argues that the comprehensive object of biblical interpretation is not merely information but transformation. She then examines the historical, highlighting the implications for interpretation theory and methodology, and religious-spiritual dimensions of the New Testament, literary, and concludes by putting her theory to the test in a feminist interpretation of John 4.
Schneiders, ihm, is professor of new testament studies and Christian spirituality at the Jesuit School of Theology and the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. Farrar Straus Giroux. Schneiders investigates the meaning of the theological claim that the Bible is the Word of God" and the "Church's book, " along with the implications of these claims for biblical interpretation.
The Revelatory Text: Interpreting the New Testament as Sacred Scripture, Second Edition Michael Glazier Books #ad - In this new edition of her major study of the new Testament, Sandra Schneiders proposes a comprehensive hermeneutical theory for New Testament interpretation, which takes full account of the Bible as both sacred Scripture and as a historical-literary classic. She suggests that an adequate hermeneutical theory must include a wide range of exegetical and critical methods within a theologically and philosophically adequate understanding of Scripture as sacred text.
Chapters are "the problem and project of new testament interpretation, and the revelatory text, and the revelatory text, " "the world of the text: witness, " "The World Behind the Test: History, " "The New Testament as the Church's Book, Language, " "The New Testament as Word of God, and the Revelatory Text, Imagination, Appropriation, " "The World Before the Text: Meaning, " and "A Case Study: Feminist Interpretation of John 4:1- 42.
Sandra M. She writes specifically to educated believers who wonder how sound biblical criticism can be incorporated into a faith- filled reading of the New Testament; biblical scholars who struggle with the question of whether or how faith can function legitimately in biblical scholarship; and those whose task it is to teach and preach the faith that looks to the New Testament as source and norm.
The Vitality of Old Testament TraditionsWestminster John Knox Press #ad - Farrar Straus Giroux. Walter brueggemann introduces this dynamic view of tradition. Wolff and brueggemann affirm that modern crises of faith should be met with fresh articulations in the manner of ancient Israel-- innovative and pertinent if they are strengthened by the relevance of the past. This book offers the best current handling of Pentateuchal traditions as they operated in the past and as they help the church now.
The Vitality of Old Testament Traditions #ad - Hans walter wolff sees Israel's faith tradition as a continuous kerygmatic response to a variety of cultural challenges. Used book in Good Condition. Today's church can remain spiritually alive only if its traditions continue to be as resilient as they were in the Old Testament community. Both authors approach the Pentateuch as a treasury of new expressions of faith resulting from conflicts between traditional formulas and changing social conditions.
First And Second Chronicles New Collegeville Bible Commentary: Old TestamentLiturgical Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The chronicler sees a need for a strong spiritual center that is clearly located in the Jerusalem temple and its life of worship and prayer. New and original materials describe the services and the roles of Levites and priests at the temple. Knowing and cherishing the books of Samuel and Kings, the writer interprets their message differently because the people of his era face new challenges to their life and faith.
Kings foster worship and demonstrate a spirituality of repentance. To the discouraged, this history offers hope! Farrar Straus Giroux. Many of these slight changes in wording reflect theological shifts in the postexilic era. Israel can again become a people united if all join together in worship. Alienated northern tribes may enter this religious world by participating in temple worship.
First And Second Chronicles New Collegeville Bible Commentary: Old Testament #ad - In the era in which the chronicler writes, the pressing question is: How will Judeans reestablish themselves after the Babylonian exile? The Chronicler's answer is to encourage the people of Israel to live out of their memory of God's mercy and compassion. This commentary highlights the special character of First and Second Chronicles by pointing out subtle ways in which the Chronicler changes the story of Israel.