Hermeneutics and Catecheses: Biblical Interpretation in the Come to the Father Catechetical Series

Hermeneutics and Catecheses: Biblical Interpretation in the Come to the Father Catechetical Series

by Robert J. Hurley
     
 

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This work examines aspects of a religious education program published by Paulist Press in the 1960s and 1970s, the Come to the Father series. This is the only study of this major catechetical series. The author examines the interpretation of the Bible in a confessional setting, and explores the history of the modern catechetical renewal in Canada and beyond. The

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This work examines aspects of a religious education program published by Paulist Press in the 1960s and 1970s, the Come to the Father series. This is the only study of this major catechetical series. The author examines the interpretation of the Bible in a confessional setting, and explores the history of the modern catechetical renewal in Canada and beyond. The author also critiques the way in which the Come to the Father series exploits the reader's experience in its interpretation of the Bible.

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The Bible Today
Those involved in catechesis will welcome this study. The book is highly recommended.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761808732
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.72(w) x 8.76(h) x 0.85(d)

Meet the Author

Robert J. Hurley is Assistant Professor of Theology at Laval University in Quebec City, Canada.

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