A Passion for God: The Mystical-Political Dimension of Christianity

A Passion for God: The Mystical-Political Dimension of Christianity

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by Johann Baptist Metz, James Matthew Ashley
     
 

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In A Passion for God, J. Matthew Ashley edits and translates the most important of Metz's recent essays previously unavailable in English. This diverse collection reflects on such issues as the crucial place of memory in Christian faith and in society as a whole, the role of religious in the Church, the meaning of the mystical virtue of poverty of spirit and the… See more details below

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In A Passion for God, J. Matthew Ashley edits and translates the most important of Metz's recent essays previously unavailable in English. This diverse collection reflects on such issues as the crucial place of memory in Christian faith and in society as a whole, the role of religious in the Church, the meaning of the mystical virtue of poverty of spirit and the relationship between Christianity and politics in modernity.

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ISBN-13:
9780809137558
Publisher:
Paulist Press
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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