Catholicism: New Study Edition--Completely Revised and Updated

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Harper Collins, May 19, 1994 - Religion - 1344 pages
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A new study edition of the classic that has sold over 150,000 copies.
  

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Review: Catholicism: New Study Edition--Completely Revised and Updated

User Review  - Roger Buck - Goodreads

Learned, but biased and appallingly disingenuous about the author's bias. No doubt many will call me biased - but I don't try to hide my bias in this deplorable way. Hint as to my own bias: http://corjesusacratissimum.org Read full review

Review: Catholicism: New Study Edition--Completely Revised and Updated

User Review  - Goodreads

Learned, but biased and appallingly disingenuous about the author's bias. No doubt many will call me biased - but I don't try to hide my bias in this deplorable way. Hint as to my own bias: http://corjesusacratissimum.org Read full review

Contents

THE CHURCH OF THE SECOND VATICAN
655
THE CHURCH IN CONTEMPORARY THEOLOGY
691
Johannes Metz 698 Gregory Baum
699
Anne Carr
705
Ecumenical Ecclesiology 709 The Ecclesiology
711
Toward a Definition
718
The Mission of the Church
724
SPECIAL QUESTIONS IN ECCLESIOLOGY
739

DoctrineDogma
64
THE HUMAN CONDITION TODAY
77
Religion and Change
86
UNDERSTANDINGS OF HUMAN EXISTENCE
99
Thomists 235
135
A Synthesis
150
Suggested Readings 256
156
Nature and Grace 268
168
Original Sin 284
184
Contemporary Theologians
189
THE SEARCH
205
The NineteenthCentury Debate About God
211
Official Teachings of the Church
221
GODS SELFDISCLOSURE
227
New Testament
233
The Council of Trent
241
Teachings
248
Toward a Theology of Revelation
254
Private Revelation and the Closing
268
THE TRIUNE GOD
275
The God of the Early Christian Writers
283
Aftermath of the Council 289
293
SPECIAL QUESTIONS
333
Teachings of the Church
344
RELIGION AND ITS VARIETIES
359
CHRIST AND CONTEMPORARY CULTURE
399
THE CHRIST OF THE NEW TESTAMENT
415
Historicity
434
THE CHRIST OF POSTBIBLICAL THEOLOGY
461
Medieval Christology
481
THE CHRIST OF CONTEMPORARY
491
SPECIAL QUESTIONS IN CHRISTOLOGY
539
The Sinlessness of Jesus
545
THE CHURCH OF THE NEW TESTAMENT
571
Jesus Intend to Found a Church?
577
After 95100 Periods
596
THE CHURCH IN HISTORY
607
The Gregorian Reform
621
Middle Ages 746 The Council of Trent to
749
1960 to
775
THE SACRAMENTS IN GENERAL
787
BAPTISM
805
Testament Churches
810
PENANCE
835
Sick
848
Some Canonical Considerations
859
CHRISTIAN MORALITY
882
FOUNDATIONS OF CHRISTIAN MORALITY
921
The Relationship to Self
949
Capacity for Sin 957 Mortal Serious
958
Conscience
968
SPECIAL
981
Underlying This Issue
992
Social Ethics 2000
1000
Bishops
1006
Underlying This Issue 2022
1012
CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY 2029
1019
LITURGY PRAYER
1063
Nonliturgical Prayers and Devotions 2072
1071
MARY AND THE SAINTS
1077
Binding Force 2102
1102
THE LAST THINGS 2223
1123
Interpretation
1141
Gustavo Gutierrez 1147 Dermot Lane
1148
TwentiethCentury Orthodox Theology 2254
1154
Indulgences
1169
A SYNTHESIS 2287
1187
Mediation Communion 2296
1196
APPENDIX
1203
DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
1213
GLOSSARY
1233
INDEX OF SUBJECTS
1255
INDEX OF PERSONAL NAMES
1273
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
1287
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Page 64 - For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day in accordance with the scriptures, and that he appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.
Page 598 - But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's own people, that you may declare the wonderful deeds of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light...
Page 410 - For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.
Page 318 - We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God eternally begotten of the Father, God from God, Light from Light, true God from true God, begotten, not made, one in Being with the Father.
Page 599 - Christ. There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus.
Page 159 - I hate, I despise your festivals, and I take no delight in your solemn assemblies. Even though you offer me your burnt offerings and...
Page 558 - You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.' "But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
Page 233 - In many and various ways God spoke of old to our fathers by the prophets; but in these last days he has spoken to us by a Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world.
Page 558 - And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away; it is better for you to lose one of your members than for your whole body to go into hell. It was also said, 'Whoever divorces his wife, let him give her a certificate of divorce.

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About the author (1994)

Richard P. McBrien is Crowley-O'Brien Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame. Educated at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, he has also served as president of the Catholic Theological Society of America. A leading authority on Catholicism, he is the bestselling author of Catholicism, Lives of the Popes, and Lives of the Saints, as well as the general editor of The HarperCollins Encyclopedia of Catholicism. Most recently a consultant for ABC News, McBrien offers regular commentary on all the major television networks. He is also a prizewinning syndicated columnist in the Catholic press.

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