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Democratization of the church.

Democratization of the church.

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Published by Herder and Herder in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church polity.,
  • Democracy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Alois Müller.
    SeriesConcilium: religion in the seventies, v. 63. Pastoral theology, Concilium (Glen Rock, N.J.) ;, v. 63.
    ContributionsMüller, Alois, 1924- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV647.2 .D43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5447889M
    LC Control Number73147026

      The church has democratic functions inside of it. So the church is not like wholesale opposed to democracy. I sometimes end up reading more book reviews than books and unfortunately, some of.   Conference - in in R ío de Janeiro). Church problems were aggravated by the lack of clergy to serve poor people in the country and the visible complicity of the Church with an unjust social order. The social situation in Latin American countries gave rise to revolutionary movements in Cuba, Venezuela, Guatemala, and Peru.

    The new Ugandan book draws from this lineage of non-fiction prose with sturdy roots in the 19th Century: like that of Christianity. Bishop Asili established the institute for sisters of the faith. A discipleship of equals: Ekklesial democracy and patriarchy in biblical perspective / Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza -- A democratic church: Task for the twenty-first century / Eugene C. Bianchi -- Toward a democratic church: The canonical heritage / John Beal -- Participation of the laity in church leadership and in church elections / Hans.

    De La Démocratie en Amérique (French pronunciation: [dəla demɔkʁasi ɑ̃n‿ameˈʁik]; published in two volumes, the first in and the second in ) is a classic French text by Alexis de title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are usually simply entitled Democracy in the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution. This book is a comprehensive overview of the Catholic Church's relationship to modern liberal democracy, from the end of the 18th century until today. It is a connection that is situated within the context of the history of ideas itself.


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