American Catholics and the Church of Tomorrow: Building Churches for the Future, 1925-1975 by Catherine R. Osborne

Title: American Catholics and the Church of Tomorrow: Building Churches for the Future, 1925-1975 Author: Catherine R. Osborne Publisher: University of Chicago Release Date: 2018 Format: Hardback In the mid-twentieth century, American Catholic churches began to shed the ubiquitous spires, stained glass, and gargoyles of their European forebears, turning instead toward startling and more angular […]

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The Papacy and the Orthodox: Sources and History of a Debate

Title: The Papacy and the Orthodox Author: A. Edward Siecienski Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: February 9, 2017 Pages: 528 The Papacy and the Orthodox examines the centuries-long debate over the primacy and authority of the Bishop of Rome, especially in relation to the Christian East, and offers a comprehensive history of the debate […]

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Christianity, Democracy, and the Shadow of Constantine

Title: Christianity, Democracy, and the Shadow of Constantine Author: Aristotle Papanikolaou Genre: Philosophy Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: November 1, 2016 Pages: 272 The collapse of communism in eastern Europe has forced traditionally Eastern Orthodox countries to consider the relationship between Christianity and liberal democracy. Contributors examine the influence of Constantinianism in both the […]

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Angels in Early Medieval England

Title: Angels in Early Medieval England Author: Lecturer in Early Medieval Insular History Richard Sowerby Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: October 4, 2016 Pages: 248 In the modern world, angels can often seem to be no more than a symbol, but in the Middle Ages men and women thought differently. Some offered prayers intended […]

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Hans Urs Von Balthasar and the Critical Appropriation of Russian Religious Thought

Title: Hans Urs Von Balthasar and the Critical Appropriation of Russian Religious Thought Author: Jennifer Newsome Martin Genre: Religion Release Date: October 15, 2015 Pages: 320 In Hans Urs von Balthasar and the Critical Appropriation of Russian Religious Thought, Jennifer Newsome Martin offers the first systematic treatment and evaluation of the Swiss Catholic theologian’s complex […]

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The Ordering of the Christian Mind

Title: The Ordering of the Christian Mind Author: Martin Westerholm Publisher: Oxford University Press Release Date: January 10, 2016 Pages: 272 This work takes up the long-standing concern that the theology of Karl Barth has little to offer to consideration of Christian reason and instead shows that Barth’s work contains a theologically weighty and spiritually […]

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