Catholic Cultures: How Parishes Can Respond to the Changing by Patricia Wittberg

By Patricia Wittberg

From its earliest days, Christianity has been lived and proclaimed within the language and logos of every receiving tradition. at the present time, those cultures contain the recent ethnic teams getting into our parishes. in addition they comprise new generations of Catholic teens, whose adolescence studies in their religion are very diversified from these in their elders. In Catholic Cultures, Sister Patricia Wittberg deals a view of Catholicism throughout the eyes of Catholics from those various cultures, in order that we may well all be challenged to develop in our reception of the great News. 

This publication is a perfect source for parish ministers, educators, and oldsters being affected by how you can evangelize and minister to unusual cultures. it's also a device for leaders attempting to construct a powerful group made from contributors who symbolize numerous ethnic backgrounds and ages.

Show description

Read Online or Download Catholic Cultures: How Parishes Can Respond to the Changing Face of Catholicism PDF

Similar catholicism books

Balthasar: A (Very) Critical Introduction (Interventions)

The greatly prolific Swiss Roman Catholic theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905-1988) was once marginalized in the course of a lot of his existence, yet his recognition through the years has simply persevered to develop. He was once stated to be the favourite theologian of John Paul II and is held in excessive esteem by way of Benedict XVI. it's common to listen to him often called the good Catholic theologian of the 20th century.

Opus Dei: An Archaeology of Duty (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics)

During this follow-up to the dominion and the dignity and the top Poverty, Agamben investigates the roots of our ethical proposal of accountability within the conception and perform of Christian liturgy. starting with the recent testomony and dealing via to past due scholasticism and glossy papal encyclicals, Agamben strains the Church's makes an attempt to copy Christ's unrepeatable sacrifice.

Handbuch der Kardinäle (De Gruyter Reference) (German Edition)

This can be the 1st German language paintings that provides biographies of the entire Cardinals from the papacy of Pope Pius IX in 1846 during the finish of the papacy of Pope Benedict XVI in 2012. the quantity is amplified by means of introductions to the historical past of the varsity of Cardinals, to its undertaking and its status within the Roman Catholic Church, developing it as a necessary reference paintings.

Sühne: Suche nach dem Sinn des Kreuzes (German Edition)

»Sühne« ist einer der wichtigsten Begriffe des christlichen Glaubens, der leider heute so intestine wie nicht mehr verstanden wird: used to be bedeutet es, dass Jesus »zur Sühne für unsere Sünden« am Kreuz stirbt, wie das Neue testomony so sehr betont? used to be meint Johannes der Täufer, wenn er Jesus - wie auf dem Isenheimer Altar so eindrucksvoll dargestellt - »das Lamm Gottes« nennt, »das die Sünde der Welt hinwegnimmt«?

Additional info for Catholic Cultures: How Parishes Can Respond to the Changing Face of Catholicism

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.06 of 5 – based on 5 votes