Reconstructing the Sacred Tower: Challenge and Promise of Latino/a Theological Education

Reconstructing the Sacred Tower: Challenge and Promise of Latino/a Theological Education

by Kenneth Davis, Edwin I. Hernandez, E. Hernandez
     
 

The Hispanic community in the United States is growing by leaps and bounds. The most important institution in Hispanic barrios is the church. Government programs come and go, but the churches remain. So what could be more important than good Hispanic theological leadership? This book is unblinking about the problems involved. Lacking are financial and intellectual

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The Hispanic community in the United States is growing by leaps and bounds. The most important institution in Hispanic barrios is the church. Government programs come and go, but the churches remain. So what could be more important than good Hispanic theological leadership? This book is unblinking about the problems involved. Lacking are financial and intellectual resources in otherwise excellent seminaries and other educational institutions. At the same time, the book offers hope. It uses solid data to describe the willingness of many young people to get involved in religious leadership. It shows their eagerness to learn and to serve. The book concludes with a number of recommendations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589660564
Publisher:
University of Scranton Press
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Series:
Hispanic Theological Initiative Ser.
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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