By Neal O. McAfee
By Neal O. McAfee
By Agnieszka Halemba
By Dr. Jesse Yow
By David N. Bell
This quantity comprises translations or summaries of crucial panegyrics in compliment of Saint Bernard that have been preached throughout the reign of Louis XIV. a few of the preachers have been and are considered as the best orators ever to grace the French pulpit. the entire translations are broadly annotated, and there are 3 introductory chapters offering an important historical past for appreciating the sermons. 16 preachers are represented, and, with one exception, not one of the fabric has ever seemed in English. For these attracted to the afterlife of Saint Bernard, as he was once used, and occasionally abused, within the reign of the sunlight King, this assortment offers crucial basic sources.
By Ilaria Ramelli,Judith Perkins
By Renie S. Choy
By Collin Hansen,John D. Woodbridge
By Simon C. Kim,Timothy Matovina,Daniel G. Goody
Elizondo's mestizaje and Gutiérrez's preferential choice for the terrible arose out of a theology of context, a theological process that takes heavily the contextual conditions in their locale. through the use of the typical loci theologici of Scripture and culture at the side of context and their very own adventure, Elizondo and Gutiérrez illustrate via their theologies how each crew needs to include their very own special theological reflection.
"Simon Kim has in actual fact delineated his objective of interpreting the significance of doing theology in context via a comparative research of the works of Gustavo Gutiérrez and Virgilio Elizondo. Then he masterfully achieves that objective via a cautious exposition of the contexts, contents, intersections, and divergences in their respective theologies. . . . Gutiérrez is the founding determine of liberation theology in Latin the US and arguably the most influential theologians of the 20th century, whereas Elizondo is the leading US Latino theologian, whose effect additionally stretches to all continents worldwide. Fewer readers will word before everything look that Kim has produced the main entire comparative research of those major theologians up to now. in view that many theologians and students from comparable fields are likely to conflate the theologies of Latin american citizens and people folks Latinas and Latinos, this comparative research by myself makes Kim's booklet a priceless contribution to modern theological scholarship.
"Simon Kim brings out the worth of the strategy Gutiérrez and Elizondo hired for doing theological mirrored image. He captures superbly how his topics' lifestyles studies and pastoral management have deeply formed their theological insights and . . . how these insights have formed their pastoral imaginative and prescient and that of diverse others whom they've got inspired."
--From the Foreword via Daniel G. Groody, CSC, and Timothy Matovina
Simon Kim is a Korean American priest ordained for the Diocese of Orange, California. He has been invited to provide meetings, workshops, and retreats around the nation on Korean American pastoral ministry. lately, he has been engaged in generational outreach in the Korean American neighborhood, requiring him to provide rules and topics bilingually so one can bridge the generations of Korean american citizens. Kim earned a PhD in theology from The Catholic college of the USA in Washington, DC.
By Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Benedict XVI keeps his exploration of the best lecturers and position versions within the background of the Church with those sketches of twenty-six women and men from the center a while and past.
From the beginning of his preach, the Pope has used his Wednesday audiences to offer the undying knowledge that has been expressed within the writings and lives of holy women and men down throughout the a while. He begun with the Apostles after which moved to the Fathers of the Church. subsequent he provided the good Christian lecturers of the overdue Roman Empire and the early center a while. during this quantity, he choices up the thread within the excessive center a long time with the inspirational St. Francis and St. Dominic, by way of the various women and men they profoundly prompted, akin to Clare, Bonaventure, and Thomas Aquinas.
The assortment is going past the center a while and contains a few Counter-Reformation saints, for instance, Teresa of Avila, John of the go, and Robert Bellarmine. It concludes with a truly well known saint toward our personal occasions who used to be made a physician of the Church through Pope John Paul II: Thérèse of Lisieux.
The subject matter that unites those women and men throughout time is the consistent want of the Church for renewal. In each iteration, God increases up holy ones who problem Christians to dwell as they ought-as real disciples of Christ.
By Ute Aland