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  • Minorities and Reconstructive Coalitions

    The Catholic Question

    By Willie Gin

    As with Muslims today, Catholics were once suspected of being antidemocratic, oppressive of women, and supportive of extremist political violence. By the end of the 20th century, Catholics were considered normal and sometimes valorized as exemplary citizens. Can other ethnic, racial, and religious…

    Hardback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

  • The Unknown Relatives

    The Catholic as the Other in the Victorian Novel

    By Monika Mazurek

    The Unknown Relatives analyzes a large body of Victorian literary texts dealing with the topic of Catholicism and Catholics, written from the non-Catholic perspective. The readings of these texts are inspired by psychoanalytic criticism, primarily by the work of Freud and Kristeva. Kristeva’s work…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • The Wisdom of John Paul II

    The Pope on Life's Most Vital Questions

    Edited by Nick Bakalar, Richard Balkin

    A must for every Catholic bookshelf, this fresh and inspiring book distils the essential thoughts of Pope John Paul II on matters of belief and conscience into one volume. Throughout his more than two decades as the leader of the world's Catholics, John Paul II has spoken both officially and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge

  • The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education

    The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents

    By Maduabuchi Muoneme, S.J.

    With a focus on seven Jesuit university leaders emeriti and the late University of Notre Dame President Father Theodore Hesburgh, this book offers a critical analysis of the common values, philosophies, and leadership practices of Jesuit-Catholic university presidents within the broader higher…

    Hardback – 2017-04-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Ecclesial Mediation in Karl Barth

    By John Yocum

    Karl Barth is widely considered the greatest theologian of the Twentieth Century, exerting a major influence in almost every area of theological thought in both Reformation and Roman Catholic traditions. Ecclesial Mediation in Karl Barth deals with one of the most important and controversial…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    Routledge
    Barth Studies

  • Muslim and Catholic Pilgrimage Practices

    Explorations Through Java

    By Albertus Bagus Laksana

    Exploring the distinctive nature and role of local pilgrimage traditions among Muslims and Catholics, Muslim and Catholic Pilgrimage Practices draws particularly on south central Java, Indonesia. In this area, the hybrid local Muslim pilgrimage culture is shaped by traditional Islam, the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Pilgrimage, Religious Travel and Tourism

  • The Church in Anglican Theology

    A Historical, Theological and Ecumenical Exploration

    By Kenneth A. Locke

    This book is the first systematic attempt to describe a coherent and comprehensive Anglican understanding of Church. Rather than focusing on one school of thought, Dr Locke unites under one ecclesiological umbrella the seemingly disparate views that have shaped Anglican reflections on Church. He…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • Death as Transformation

    A Contemporary Theology of Death

    By Henry L. Novello

    A key tenet of Christian faith is that the crucifixion of Jesus Christ is a unique death by which the powers of death in the world have been conquered, so that Christian life in the Spirit is marked by the promise and hope of 'new life' already anticipated in the community of baptized believers.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Law, Liberty and Church

    Authority and Justice in the Major Churches in England

    By Gordon Arthur

    Law, Liberty and Church examines the presuppositions that underlie authority in the five largest Churches in England - the Church of England, the Roman Catholic Church, the Methodist Church, the United Reformed Church and the Baptist Union. Examining what has influenced their development, and how…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Ethics with Barth: God, Metaphysics and Morals

    By Matthew Rose

    Although interest in the theology of Karl Barth is greater today than at any time since his death, Barth's moral thought continues to be widely misunderstood. This groundbreaking study of the twentieth-century's most important Christian thinker offers the first treatment of Barth's ethics from a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    Barth Studies

  • The Catholic Church and Soviet Russia, 1917-39

    By Dennis J. Dunn

    This book, based on extensive research including in the Russian and Vatican archives, charts the development of relations between the Catholic Church and the Soviet Union from the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 to the death of Pope Pius XI in 1939. It provides background information on the animosity…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion, Society and Government in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet States

  • Barth's Interpretation of the Virgin Birth

    A Sign of Mystery

    By Dustin Resch

    The doctrine of the virgin birth is intricately woven within the texture of the liturgy, theology and piety of all branches of the Christian Church. In spite of its enduring influence, the doctrine has been dogged by criticism, particularly in the modern era. By the 20th century, the teaching of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Barth Studies

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