Called to Communion: understanding the church today is a precious gift of wisdom. it explains how providential are the trials through which the Catholic church is now passing. The need of the Papal primacy to ensure Christian unity: the true meaning of priesthood as a sacrament and not a mere ministry: the necessity of the Eucharist as the sacrifice of the saviour now offering himself on our alters: the role of the Bishops as successors of the apostles, united with successors of St. Peter, the Bishop of Rome.
Saving Christianity From Empire
At a time when Christian fundamentalists see the extension of American power in the world as God given, saving Christianity from empire is especially welcome. In clear, strong language it demolishes the religious justification for imperialism and brings to the fore the best of the Christian heritage.
This new book by esteemed father in the faith, Archbishop Donald Cardinal Wuerl, and my friend Mike Aquilina is a wonderful treatment of the great amen of the fathers of the church and the assent of the gathered community of faith within our houses of worship.
the hidden treasure
the spiritual reflection in this book takes up the theme of the life-long quest for the treasure of God's love- a treasure that we stumble across, find, lose, and search for again, a treasure that we must sometimes hide for, if we show it off before we possess it fully, we may endanger and even lose what we thought was ours too soon.
Dumitru Staniloae: An Ecumenical Ecclesiology
this book is a profound and original orthodox theology. this is an invaluable addition to the growing body of scholarship on the theology of the most important Romanian orthodox theologian. read this book and know more about ecumenical ecclesiology