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- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 168.00
Pope John XXII, elected in 1316, reigned for 18 years and was the most significant if also the most controversial of the Popes who resided in Avignon. The essays in this volume, drawn from the disciplines of history, art, philosophy, theology, and the law, examine the conceptual and institutional conditions and the impact of his papacy and seek to... more...
- Fortress Press 2014; US$ 38.99
The Vision of Catholic Social Thought traces the emergence of solidarity and human rights as critical theological and philosophical pillars of the anthropology and ethics foundational to Catholic social teaching. Meghan J. Clark argues that the integration of human rights and the virtue of solidarity at the root of Catholic social tradition are unique... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2014; US$ 28.95
Drawn from a wide range of writings and featuring state-of-the-art translations, Basic Works offers convenient access to Thomas Aquinas' most important discussions of nature, being and essence, divine and human nature, and ethics and human action. more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 9.99
Find out how two extraordinary leaders changed religion and the world In April 2014, Pope Francis will jointly canonize two predecessors, John Paul II and John XXIII, in a move that recognizes the extraordinary accomplishments of these leaders of the Catholic faith. An estimated 1 million people filled St. Peter's Square and the surrounding streets... more...
- The History Press 2014; US$ 7.28
The world was stunned when Karol Wojtyla became the first non-Italian pope for 450 years. As Pope John Paul II he revolutionised the office, galvanising the faithful, fighting totalitarianism and inspiring millions. In the process, he dismayed many with his autocratic style and inflexible stance on issues such as contraception and women priests. This... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2014; US$ 12.99
Roman Catholicism stands at a crossroads, a classic ''best of times, worst of times'' moment. On the one hand, the Catholic Church remains by far the largest branch of the worldwide Christian family, and is growing at a remarkable clip. Yet the Church has also been rocked by a series of scandals related to the sexual abuse of minors... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 37.02
Inmitten einer Kirchenkrise geschieht das Unglaubliche: Mit Mut und Entschlossenheit kündigt Papst Johannes XXIII. das Zweite Vatikanische Konzil an. Er weiß, dass die Kirche ihre Botschaft den Menschen von heute nur noch dann vermitteln könne, wenn sie sich öffne, alle Fenster aufreiße und "einen Schritt vorwärts" wage. Das Zweite Vatikanische... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 52.06
The Orthodox Tewahedo Christian doctrine in Ethiopian practice has different possibilities: (a) within church compounds the protection of nature (respect of creation), (b) outside the submission of nature, as the Bible demands ? both are Christian behaviors! Church is not pro-nature. The Church itself has set up a partition into sacred and profane,... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 74.99
In this volume, Catholicism and Historical Narrative: A Catholic Engagement with Historical Scholarship, Editor Kevin Schmiesing has gathered a distinguished group of scholars who, in various ways, call into question conventional story lines by highlighting previously neglected Catholic ideas and individuals. Built on ample evidence and employing keen... more...