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Author Empereur, James

Title La Vida Sacra : Contemporary Hispanic Sacramental Theology
Published Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (345 pages)
Series Celebrating Faith: Explorations in Latino Spirituality and Theology
Celebrating Faith: Explorations in Latino Spirituality and Theology
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1 The Sacramentality of the Hispanic Experience; 2 Beginning Life in Family and Church; 3 The Passage into Adulthood in Church and Family; 4 The Witness of the Hispanic Family; 5 The Ministry of Leadership in the Hispanic Community; 6 Encounters of Healing and Brokenness in Family and Church; 7 The Passage to New Life in the Hispanic Community; Conclusion: New Avenues for Sacramental Theology; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Summary La Vida Sacra: Contemporary Hispanic Sacramental Theology is an original, insightful approach to the sacraments from the perspective and actual practice of Latinos over the centuries. It offers a distinctive take on the actual belief and enculturation of the sacraments in the Latino experience and context. As the newest book in the Celebrating Faith Series, it is ideal for theology courses, as well as directors of ministerial programs and their students who are looking to place Hispanic sacramentality in the larger framework of sacramental theology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-322) and index
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Subject Hispanic American Catholics -- Religious life.
Sacraments -- Catholic Church.
Form Electronic book
Author Fernández, Eduardo.
ISBN 1461638550