Catholic Beliefs and Traditions: Ancient and Ever New

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Paulist Press, 2001 - Religion - 356 pages
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A Roman Catholic priest and professor of biblical theology explores the origins of many revered Catholic beliefs and traditions in a book that will not only appeal to Catholics and other Christians, but to thoughtful people of all religions or none, who seek a better comprehension of the Catholic traditons so important to general world historical development, theology, and interdenominational understanding. Original.

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This is an accessible and well-written book that reviews the richness of Catholic theology and practice. Primarily for undergraduate students investigating theological concepts, it will also be ... Read full review

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This book by Rev. O'Grady is very instructional in the Roman Catholic faith with critical historical perspectives. Certainly if we all could read Hebrew/Greek/Aramaic it would behelpful to us all but lacking that this book places key concepts in context. This book was sent to my four sons for their reading years ago and recently to a friend who made a choice to join the RC church. I highly receommend this book and others by Rev.O'Grady for your education. Greg Karabin  

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John F. O'Grady is a priest of the Diocese of Albany New York and professor of biblical theology at Barry University in Miami. He is the author of seventeen books and numerous articles. Fr. O'Grady has taught in seminaries and universities both in the U.S. and in Europe.

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