A companion volume to illuminations, the first collection of Walter Benjamin’s writings, reflections presents a further sampling of his wide ranging work. Here Benjamin evolves a theory of language as the medium of all creation.
Yours is the Church
this book provides an urgently needed and eye-opening reminder of the historical witness, cultural greatness, moral leadership, and perennial relevance of the catholic church. Christianity has radically changed the world for the better. in a book that's both thoughtful and entertaining, Mike Aquilina shows how the Gospel really has been the good news in the most practical ways possible. Even the atheist ought to thank...whoever he thanks...for the rise of Christianity.
Godspeed: Racing is my Religion
this book examines the increasing popularity of NASCAR both as a sport and as a business, but more crucially as a religion. Rather than forcing a religious template on the sport, Russell examines the culture of racing, beginning with a tour of the southern racetracks where racing as we know it today was born and finds ample evidence to support his theory that, for many spectators, watching a race really is a religious experience.
A to Z A basic Catholic dictionary
Do you ever want to quickly look up some basic information about the Catholic church? If so then this book is for you. This reversed edition of a basic Catholic dictionary, first published in 1985, includes new definitions and uses the most up to date information from the catechism of the catholic church document.
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.