Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The Great Grace : Receiving Vatican II Today

By: Zimmermann, Nigel.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015Description: 1 online resource (161 p.).ISBN: 9780567657329.Subject(s): Christian ethics | Pastoral theology -- Catholic Church | Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965 : Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) -- Influence | Vatican Council (2nd : 1962-1965) -- InfluenceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Great Grace : Receiving Vatican II TodayDDC classification: 253 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Documents of the Second Vatican Council; Introduction; Chapter 1 Yesterday's Council for Tomorrow's World; Introduction; The Council itself; After the Council; Chapter 2 Communio: The Key to Vatican II's Ecclesiology; Conciliar milestones: Towards an ecclesiology of communion; Liturgical reform; Episcopal collegiality; The unity of Christians; The anthropology of the imago Dei; The conciliar foundations for an ecclesiology of communion; The People of God; Further development of an ecclesiology of communion
ConclusionChapter 3 A Council for the Laity? The Vision of Vatican II in Empowering the Lay Faithful; Introduction; Vatican II's new ecclesial self-understanding and its vision of the laity in the Church; Opportunities and challenges for lay participation in the Church; Key areas for attention; Conclusion; Chapter 4 From Correlationism to Trinitarian Christocentrism: Receiving the Council in the Church in Australia; Chapter 5 Vatican II: Spirit and Letter; Event; A new style; Conversion; Conclusion; Chapter 6 Mission to the Media: Lessons from Catholic Voices; The idea
The lay vocation to evangelizeThe birth of a project; Developing Catholic Voices in the United kingdom and across the world; The CV 'method': Reframing; CV and the New Evangelization; Learning to reframe; Healing divisions; Pope Francis: 'Missionary proclamation'; Chapter 7 To Awaken the Spirit: Proposing a Vatican II Faith to a Secular World; Chapter 8 Conclusion: Knowing and Loving the Church after Vatican II; Bibliography; Index
Summary: Nigel Zimmermann presents critical reflections from leading Catholic prelates and scholars on the significance of the Second Vatican Council fifty years after it began. These include two senior Cardinals, one of whom is the head of the Congregation of Bishops and the other a member of Pope Francis' new advisory body on reforming the Roman Curia, as well as Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy. Together with thinkers from North America, the UK, Rome and Australia, they take up key themes from the Conciliar documents and assess the reception of the Council half a century on from its ince
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
BJ1249 (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=2030094 Available EBL2030094

Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; Documents of the Second Vatican Council; Introduction; Chapter 1 Yesterday's Council for Tomorrow's World; Introduction; The Council itself; After the Council; Chapter 2 Communio: The Key to Vatican II's Ecclesiology; Conciliar milestones: Towards an ecclesiology of communion; Liturgical reform; Episcopal collegiality; The unity of Christians; The anthropology of the imago Dei; The conciliar foundations for an ecclesiology of communion; The People of God; Further development of an ecclesiology of communion

ConclusionChapter 3 A Council for the Laity? The Vision of Vatican II in Empowering the Lay Faithful; Introduction; Vatican II's new ecclesial self-understanding and its vision of the laity in the Church; Opportunities and challenges for lay participation in the Church; Key areas for attention; Conclusion; Chapter 4 From Correlationism to Trinitarian Christocentrism: Receiving the Council in the Church in Australia; Chapter 5 Vatican II: Spirit and Letter; Event; A new style; Conversion; Conclusion; Chapter 6 Mission to the Media: Lessons from Catholic Voices; The idea

The lay vocation to evangelizeThe birth of a project; Developing Catholic Voices in the United kingdom and across the world; The CV 'method': Reframing; CV and the New Evangelization; Learning to reframe; Healing divisions; Pope Francis: 'Missionary proclamation'; Chapter 7 To Awaken the Spirit: Proposing a Vatican II Faith to a Secular World; Chapter 8 Conclusion: Knowing and Loving the Church after Vatican II; Bibliography; Index

Nigel Zimmermann presents critical reflections from leading Catholic prelates and scholars on the significance of the Second Vatican Council fifty years after it began. These include two senior Cardinals, one of whom is the head of the Congregation of Bishops and the other a member of Pope Francis' new advisory body on reforming the Roman Curia, as well as Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy. Together with thinkers from North America, the UK, Rome and Australia, they take up key themes from the Conciliar documents and assess the reception of the Council half a century on from its ince

Description based upon print version of record.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Nigel Zimmermann was a Wingate Scholar (2011-13) and has taught theology in the University of Notre Dame Australia, and is currently with the Institute of Ethics and Society at Notre Dame, Australia.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.