The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives

The African Synod: Documents, Reflections, Perspectives

by Orbis Books, Africa Faith and Justice Network, African Synod
     
 

From its announcement in 1989 until its convening in Rome in 1994 the African Synod of Bishops became a focus for hope and tension in the region where Catholicism is growing the most quickly. The African Synod is the first comprehensive treatment of this historic event. It provides an up-to-the-minute portrait of the African church, its needs for inculturation, its… See more details below

Overview

From its announcement in 1989 until its convening in Rome in 1994 the African Synod of Bishops became a focus for hope and tension in the region where Catholicism is growing the most quickly. The African Synod is the first comprehensive treatment of this historic event. It provides an up-to-the-minute portrait of the African church, its needs for inculturation, its search for an African ecclesial expression, and its relation to Rome.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570750380
Publisher:
Orbis Books
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.73(d)

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