The Word of God and Latino Catholics: The Teachings of the Road to Emmaus

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  • ISBN-13: 9781937628079
  • Publisher: American Bible Society
  • Publication date: 12/28/2011
  • Pages: 265
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface Mario J. Paredes vii

Introduction Jean-Pierre Ruiz 1

1 Reflections on the Synod on the Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I. 5

2 A Covenant Dialogue: U.S. Latino/a Catholics Reading the Bible Renata Furst 17

3 "In the Breaking of the Bread": The Bible and Liturgy Raúl Gómez-Ruiz, S.D.S. 31

4 The Bible and Catechesis Hosffman Ospino 51

5 "He Walked Along with Them": Las Posadas, the Via Crucis, and Parish Biblical Proclamation Arturo J. Pérez Rodríguez 71

6 "Beginning with A/loses and All the Prophets": Latino Biblical Interpretation and the Word of God in the Church Jean-Pierre Ruiz 89

7 The Way of Justice: A Latino Protestant Reading of Luke 24:13-35 Efrain Agosto 107

8 The Word of God, Wellspring of Life Juan I. Alfaro 121

9 "Hearts Burning Within Us": The Bible in Nahuatl and the Evangelization of a New World Jaime Lara 145

10 Pope Benedict XVI, the Bible, and the Synod on the Word of God Archbishop Nikola Eterovic 177

11 "Their Eyes Were Opened": The Bible and Prayer, a Guided Meditation Eduardo C. Fernandez, S.J. 193

12 "He Interpreted for Them the Scripture": The Bible and Preaching Jorge Presmanes, O.P. 203

13 Founding a Diocesan Scripture Institute Felix Just, S.J. 213

14 "He Explained the Scriptures to Us": Rediscovering Lectio Divina Ricardo Grzona, F.R.P. 233

15 "Stay with Us": The Word of God and the Future of Hispanic Ministry Archbishop José H. Gómez 261

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