Romero's Legacy / Edition 1

Romero's Legacy / Edition 1

by Pilar Hogan Closkey
     
 

This volume brings together the annual Romero Lectures presented in Camden, New Jersey, one of America's poorest cities. The book not only remembers Romero but evokes his model of ministry and leadership to give direction to some of the thorny social justice issues confronting American Catholics.The essays are by Robert McDermott, John Hogan, Thomas Gumbleton,

See more details below

Overview

This volume brings together the annual Romero Lectures presented in Camden, New Jersey, one of America's poorest cities. The book not only remembers Romero but evokes his model of ministry and leadership to give direction to some of the thorny social justice issues confronting American Catholics.The essays are by Robert McDermott, John Hogan, Thomas Gumbleton, Gustavo Gutierrez, Helen Prejean, Diana Hayes and Daniel Groody. They address urban problems, liturgy and justice, poverty and war, the preferential option, capital punishment, race and economics, and immigration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742548220
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Series:
Sheed and Ward Book Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreward Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Introduction - Romero's Vision and the City Parish: Urban Ministry and Urban Planning Chapter 4 Chapter 1 - In the Footsteps of Martyrs: Lessons from Central America Chapter 5 Chapter 2 - The Eucharist and Social Justice Chapter 6 Chapter 3 - If You Want Peace, Work for Justice Chapter 7 Chapter 4 - Liberation Theology for the 21st Century Chapter 8 Chapter 5 - Dead Man Walking: The Journey Continues Chapter 9 Chapter 6 - The Color of Money: Racism and the Economy Chapter 10 Chapter 7 - A Promised Land, A Devil's Highway: The Crossroads of the Undocumented Immigrant

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >