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Title:
The essential Pope Benedict XVI : his central writings and speeches
Author:
Benedict XVI, Pope, 1927-
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Works. Selections. English. 2007
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : HarperSanFrancisco, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xliii, 464 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Homily at John Paul II's Funeral Mass -- Homily at the Mass for the election of the Roman Pontiff -- First homily of His Holiness Benedict XVI at the end of the Eucharistic Concelebration with the Cardinal Electors in the Sistine Chapel -- Homily of His Holiness Benedict XVI at the Mass of Inauguration of His Pontificate -- Message on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Pontificat of Pope John Paul II from the College of Cardinals -- Address of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger to Pope John Paul II at a concert offered by the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk Orchestra on the twenty-fifth anniversary of his Pontificate -- Assisi day of prayer -- Feeling of things, the contemplation of beauty -- Guardini on Christ in our century -- Christ the Liberator -- At the root of the crisis -- Eucharist, communion, and solidarity -- Ecclesiology of the Constitution on the church : Lumen Gentium -- Local church and the universal church -- Canon of criticism -- Basic of Christian brotherhood : faith -- Theology of the liturgy -- On the theological basis of prayer and liturgy --The Regensburg tradition and the reform of the liturgy -- Music and liturgy -- Sacred places -- Beginning of the Council and the transfer to Münster -- On the meaning of faith -- Liberation theology -- Relativism : the central problem for faith today -- Biblical interpretation in crisis -- Sin and salvation -- Meditation on the priesthood -- Place of Mariology in the bible -- Nature of the priesthood -- Ministry and life of priests -- Sacrament of Reconciliation -- Europe's crisis of culture -- Truth and freedom -- Church's teaching -- Culture and truth : some reflections on the encyclical letter Fides et Ratio -- Crises of law -- Problem of threats to human life -- Deus Caritas Est (God is Love).
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ISBN:
9780061128837

9780061128844
Format :
Book