Horizons & Hopes: The Future of Religious Education (Google eBook)

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Paulist Press, 2003 - Religion - 135 pages
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Here is a collection of essays that brings together the latest ideas regarding religious education from a group of highly regarded people in the field. What is new is the emphasis given to adult and young adult faith formation in the context of total catechesis.

This wise and far-thinking volume:

-- takes a holistic approach to religious education.

-- is a source of encouragement.

-- offers valuable insights to all who serve in catechetical ministry.

  

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Contents

Educating for an Adult Church
31
Religious Formation
63
Cultural Postmodernity and Christian Faith Formation
102
MysticismGods lnitiative and Our Response
109
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About the author (2003)

Thomas H. Groome is chair of the Department of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry and professor of theology and religious education at Boston College's School of Theology and Ministry and author of "What Makes Us Catholic?

Horell is the associate director for academic affairs at the Boston College Institute for Religious Education and Pastoral Institute. He received his doctorate from the Boston College IREPM in 1997.

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