the world today is filled with catholic and non-catholic visionaries, seers and prophets. hundreds of thousands of people have gone on pilgrimages to the sites of private revelations and apparitions of the virgin Mary. read this book and know more
The Church In The Making
The Church In The Making responds to this pressing pastoral reality by outlining and explaining the issues still alive in the catholic church as it continues the work of implementing Vatican II. This volume focuses on three of the council's documents: the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church (lumen Gentium): The Decree on the pastoral office of bishops in the church(Christus Dominus), and the Degree on the catholic Eastern church (Orientalium Ecclesiarum),
Karl Barth’s Church dogmatics: An introduction and reader
This volume is a welcome resource for both teachers and students of Karl Barth's theology. Micheal Allen's well chosen excerpts from the church Dogmatics are lengthy enough to provide a feel for Barth's sprawling theological discourse and wide ranging enough to provide an appreciation of the full scope of his dogmatic thought.
One with God
this book argues that deification and justification do not exclude each other and that the 1999 joint declaration between Catholics and Lutherans is a biblically, historically, and a theologically sound basis for further talks about salvation. read this book and know more
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.