9780809140633

Understanding Catholicism

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  • ISBN13:

    9780809140633

  • ISBN10:

    0809140632

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-04-01
  • Publisher: Paulist Pr

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Summary

In an edition completely updated for the new millennium, this is a concise, summary overview of the great doctrines of the Catholic faith.

Author Biography

Monika K. Hellwig is executive director of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, located in Washington, D. C. She was a professor of theology at Georgetown University for many years and is the author of numerous books

Table of Contents

Introduction: Faith and Understanding: Sources and Resources 1(12)
I. Human Life before God 13(46)
God Revealed as Powerful Compassion
15(14)
Creation in God's Image
29(14)
Sin and Sinfulness
43(16)
II. Jesus, the Compassion of God 59(54)
Jesus, Savior and Son of God
61(22)
The Death of Jesus, Our Liberation
83(20)
The Resurrection, Foundation for Our Hope
103(10)
III. The Spirit in the Church 113(58)
The Church as Communion and Institution
115(23)
The Fragrance of the Spirit in the Sacraments
138(22)
Newness of Life in the Gift of the Spirit
160(11)
IV. The Mystery of the End 171(24)
The Kingdom of Heaven and the World to Come
173(13)
The Triune God of Christian Faith
186(9)
Index 195

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