Add To Cart
Suffering and the Christian Life
- Media Type▼▲
- Author / Artist▼▲
- Top Rated▼▲
This product is not available for expedited shipping.
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
Suffering and the Christian Life offers six essays by leading Catholic scholars on the topic of pain and suffering, the greatest challenge to Christian theology. Contributors include Daniel J. Harrington, S.J., M. Dennis Hamm, S.J., Susan A. Calef, Richard W. Miller, Michael J. Himes, and Elizabeth A. Dreyer.
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Orbis Books
Publication Date: 2013
|Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.38 (inches)|
God in the Dark: Suffering and Desire in the Spiritual LifeSusan PitchfordLiturgical Press / 2011 / Trade Paperback$17.96 Retail:
$19.95Save 10% ($1.99)
Tears of God Persevering in the Face of Great Sorrow or CatastropheFather Benedict GroeschelIgnatius Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback$9.86 Retail:
$10.95Save 10% ($1.09)
Protect Us From All Anxiety: Meditations for the DepressedWilliam BurkeACTA Publications / 1998 / Trade Paperback$8.49 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
$12.95Save 34% ($4.46)
Suffering is an inescapable aspect of human experience, and one that raises many questions: Why do we suffer? Where is God in our suffering? Who is this God that allows us to suffer? Where is God's purpose in our suffering? While the negativity of suffering creates many quandaries, the Christian tradition has also viewed suffering in positive terms. Jesus' suffering has been seen as salvific; indeed, his followers are called to take up their cross and follow him. The contributors to this volume, all distinguished Catholic theologians, confront these problems, drawing on the wisdom of the scriptures, Christian doctrine, and contemporary experience to explore the problem of suffering and its meaning for the Christian life.
Contributors: Daniel J. Harrington, S.J.; M. Dennis Hamm, S.J.; Susan A. Calef; Richard W. Miller; Michael J. Himes; Elizabeth A. Dreyer
Be the first to write a review!
Ask a Question▼▲
Find Related Products▼▲