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Three Twentieth-Century Moments in a Developing Theology
This text examines three key moments in the developing theology of the church's holiness and sinfulness in the twentieth century: the ressourcement movement of the 1930s to the 1950s, the Second Vatic ...
Alternatives to the Jungle
Inequality, unemployment, degradation of our environment: these and other practical economic problems reflect faulty economic theories. We have been led astray by ideas that made some sense in the pas ...
Homilies and Writings
Rutilio Grande, SJ; Edited, Translated, and Annotated by Thomas M. Kelly
Listen to the podcast below to learn more about the beatification process of Rutilio Grande, SJ! Your browser does not support the audio element.Rutilio Grande, SJ, was the first Jesuit to be assassi ...
Probing the Riches of Vatican II
Edited by David SchultenoverIntroduction by Stephen Schloesser
Pope John XXIII prayed that the Second Vatican Council would prove to be a new Pentecost. The articles gathered here appeared originally in a series solicited by and published in Theological Studies ( ...
Catholic Ecclesiology for the Third Millennium
Edited by Richard R. Gaillardetz and Edward P. Hahnenberg
Catholic ecclesiology stands at the threshold of a new moment in the reception of the Second Vatican Council. The election of Pope Francis—coinciding with the fiftieth anniversary of the council—has i ...
Contemporary Spiritualities, Christian Cosmology, and the Arts
Did Christianity once teach secret knowledge? Dominic White argues that the early Church in fact taught a wonderful wisdom about the cosmos. Christian cosmology offers resources for us to speak to man ...
A Brief History of the New Ecclesial Movements
Massimo Faggioli; Translated by Demetrio S. Yocum
In this expanded and thoroughly updated English edition of the Italian edition (2008), Massimo Faggioli offers us a history and broader context of the so-called ecclesial movements of which Focolare, ...
The Church and Social Communication in the Digital Age
We are living in a cultural shift: digital communication has reshaped the way we interact with one another, form and maintain relationships, and gain knowledge and understanding. How might we go about ...
Gaudium et Spes Then and Now
Michael G. Lawler, Todd A. Salzman, and Eileen Burke-Sullivan
Gaudium et Spes, Vatican II's Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World, marked fundamental shifts in ethical methodology, in how we do ethics in the Catholic tradition, and in how we th ...
Message and Meaning
Convened by Pope John XXIII, the Second Vatican Council (1962-65) profoundly changed the self-image and life of the Catholic Church. But understanding, interpreting, and implementing Vatican II still ...
Cultivating Sacramental Imagination and Actions in College Classrooms
Edited by Karen E. Eifler and Thomas M. Landy
Catholic colleges and universities have long engaged in conversation about how to fulfill their mission in creative ways across the curriculum. The "sacramental vision" of Catholic higher education po ...
On the Mystery of Music
Élisabeth-Paule Labat; Translated and introduced by Erik Varden
The Song That I Am: On the Mystery of Music is a short but full-to-the-brim essay on the decisive role that great music (whether Bach, Tavener, or Gregorian chant) ought to play in the spiritual life. ...
Popular Religion and the Liturgy
Mark R. Francis
How would the history of Roman Catholic worship look if it were viewed first from the perspective of the "people in the pews" rather than through the deliberations of popes and church councils or the ...
On Jesus and the Church Today
Gerhard Lohfink, Translated by Linda M. Maloney
Is Jesus relevant for today? If you think not, don't bother with this book. But if you think that Jesus might have something to say to today's world, which Jesus comes to mind? Is he "gentle Jesus, me ...
Conflicting Interpretations of the Liturgical Reform
The reform of the liturgy is at risk, says Andrea Grillo. Recent developments have sown doubts and confusion within the church. While many authorities pay lip service to the importance of the liturgi ...