Karl Rahner: Mystic of Everyday Life

Karl Rahner: Mystic of Everyday Life

by Harvey D. Egan
     
 


Karl Rahner was the most influential Catholic theologian of the 20th century. His writings helped prepare the way for Vatican II and did much to shape the Church in the post-conciliar period. Because of his intellectual influence, however, his significant contributions to spirituality are often overlooked. In this book, a colleague of Rahner’s (and fellow…  See more details below

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Karl Rahner was the most influential Catholic theologian of the 20th century. His writings helped prepare the way for Vatican II and did much to shape the Church in the post-conciliar period. Because of his intellectual influence, however, his significant contributions to spirituality are often overlooked. In this book, a colleague of Rahner’s (and fellow Jesuit) presents short passages of Rahner’s work with clear and engaging explanation of Rahner’s Christian mystical vision.

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Booknews
A former student and proteg<'e> provides a sympathetic discussion of the theology and mysticism of Karl Rahner (1904- 1984), one of the most influential German Catholic theologians of this century. Lacks an index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824525118
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/28/1998
Series:
Crossroad Spiritual Legacy Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

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