Tag: Theology

Theologian: Food ‘God’s love made delicious’

Theologian: Food ‘God’s love made delicious’

| October 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

In order to live in the fullness of creation, humans need to participate in God’s gardening ways with the world, which is why the Book of Genesis recounts that Adam was asked to “till and keep the garden,” Wirzba said. That command occurred before the fall, and it was not an assignment to drudgery or a punishment, he said, “because it’s through gardening that we understand the world.”

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‘Humanae Vitae’ said rooted in respect church has for human dignity

‘Humanae Vitae’ said rooted in respect church has for human dignity

| Dennis Sadowski | July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fifty years ago, an encyclical was released affirming a long-held teaching of the Catholic Church, yet it became one of the most controversial encyclicals in recent church history.

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Training for mission: Pope revises norms for theology, philosophy studies

Training for mission: Pope revises norms for theology, philosophy studies

| February 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Catholic university programs in philosophy, theology and canon law — especially those designed for future priests — must be marked by fidelity to church tradition, academic rigor and an awareness of the challenges to belief in the modern world, Pope Francis said.

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‘A theology of encounter’ – Pastoral approach praised

‘A theology of encounter’ – Pastoral approach praised

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

“He is a blessing to our archdiocese — and he speaks Spanish!” – Estela Villagrán Manancero

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Catholics called to communion with animals, nature

Catholics called to communion with animals, nature

| October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

In both the natural world and in belief in faith, death is not in vain, Fordham theologian Sister Elizabeth Johnson said. “God is there with the promise of something more.”

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Grilling a bishop

Grilling a bishop

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Young adults ask tough questions at Theology on Tap event

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Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Minnesotan Father Mike Joncas will receive the Sophia Award Feb. 12; the honor recognizes his work that discloses “the riches of the liturgical tradition in ever new and creative ways.”

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