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Empowering the People of God - Catholic Action Before and After Vatican II

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The early 1960s were a heady time for Catholic laypeople. Pope Pius XII assurance. You do not belong to the Church. You are the Church emboldened the laity to challenge Church authority in ways previously considered unthinkable. Empowering the People of God offers a fresh look at the Catholic laity and its relationship with the hierarchy in the period immediately preceding the Second Vatican Council and in the turbulent era that followed. This collection of essays explores a diverse assortment of manifestations of Catholic action, ranging from genteel reform to radical activism, and an equally wide variety of locales, apostolates, and movements.

Published in 2014 by Fordham University Press, New York.

This is a first edition of an important work. Complete with original dust jacket it is in pristine condition throughout.

Item details

Added value:
A fascinating study
Author(s):
Jeremy Bonner, Christopher D Denny & Mary Beth Fraser Connolly
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
16 cm by 23.4 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0823254003
ISBN-13:
9780823254002
Number of pages:
389
Publisher:
Fordham University Press

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The early 1960s were a heady time for Catholic laypeople. Pope Pius XII assurance. You do not belong to the Church. You are the Church emboldened the laity to challenge Church authority in ways previously considered unthinkable. Empowering the People of God offers a fresh look at the Catholic laity and its relationship with the hierarchy in the period immediately preceding the Second Vatican Council and in the turbulent era that followed. This collection of essays explores a diverse assortment of manifestations of Catholic action, ranging from genteel reform to radical activism, and an equally wide variety of locales, apostolates, and movements.

Published in 2014 by Fordham University Press, New York.

This is a first edition of an important work. Complete with original dust jacket it is in pristine condition throughout.

Added value:
A fascinating study
Author(s):
Jeremy Bonner, Christopher D Denny & Mary Beth Fraser Connolly
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
16 cm by 23.4 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0823254003
ISBN-13:
9780823254002
Number of pages:
389
Publisher:
Fordham University Press

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