Beyond Dogmatism and Innocence: Hermeneutics, Critique, and Catholic Theology  -     Edited By: Bradford E. Hinze, Anthony J. Godzieba
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Beyond Dogmatism and Innocence: Hermeneutics, Critique, and Catholic Theology

Michael Glazier / 2017 / Paperback

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 216
Vendor: Michael Glazier
Publication Date: 2017
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 X 0.44 (inches)
ISBN: 0814684157
ISBN-13: 9780814684153

Publisher's Description

Behind every important development in Catholic doctrine and practice since the beginning of the modern period have been debates about the interpretation of Christianity’s classic texts and traditions and their ideological and practical implications.

Over the past century there have been breakthroughs in retrieving the origins of beliefs and practices, recovering the rich, myriad, and multifaceted literary forms, and recognizing the ways these venerable traditions have been received, applied, and negotiated in the lives of reading audiences with their contrasting worldviews.

The essays in this volume by leading figures in Catholic theology suggest what might be called a "third naïveté" that blends deeply contextual interpretations with a critical theological analysis of the roles of power and grace in church and society.

The abilities and skills to grapple with basic issues in hermeneutics and critical theory remain necessary and fundamental for Catholic theology.  At stake is nothing less than how the good news of God’s salvation can be grasped and lived today. This volume provides a trustworthy map and compass for negotiating these debates and options.

Author Bio

Bradford Hinze is the Karl Rahner, SJ, Professor of Theology at Fordham University. Hinze earned his doctoral degree from the University of Chicago and is currently the president of the Catholic Theological Society of America.

Anthony J. Godzieba is professor of theology at Villanova University. Godzieba earned his doctoral degree from The Catholic University of America and is the editor emeritus of Horizons: The Journal of the College Theology Society.

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