In A basic guide to ole testament, Jean Louis Ska examines why so many of us don’t read the bible. His goal is to bring new readers to the scripture by answering the basic questions that arise upon a first book. This basic survey will help new readers to see the books of the old testament in context and thus avoid the problems that arise when the text is taken literally.
this is a useful and insightful guide through the complex contemporary debate on how the church could be one without losing its many faces and particularities. it offers a rich variety of contributions from diverse denominational and cultural backgrounds committed to the re-evaluation of older models of ecumenism while sharing their desire for the church's celebration, witness, and service in the world not to be disrupted by divisions.
A Concise Guide To Catholic Social Teaching
Topics related to Catholic social teaching emerge regularly in American political and civil discourse, often connected to discussions about religious freedom, abortion, immigrant right, racism, capital punishment, and health care.
Clement Of Rome The Didache
The letter to the Corinthians by clement of Rome and the Didache are two of the most important documents from the earliest days of Christianity. Here we stand at the very fount of Christian teaching outside the new testament. Clement's letter and the Didache reveal how Christians were implementing and living out the faith taught by Jesus and passed on by the twelve apostles.
The Church Unfinished
Like human life, the church is lived forward but understood backward.The Church Unfinished traces how the church came from the community of unexpected persons whom Jesus gathered around himself, and how the church was then shaped, over the course of centuries, by human decisions made in the spirit,