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The Resource Reading patristic texts on social ethics : issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought, edited by Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten, (electronic book)

Reading patristic texts on social ethics : issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought, edited by Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten, (electronic book)

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Reading patristic texts on social ethics : issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought
Title
Reading patristic texts on social ethics
Title remainder
issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
261
Index
index present
LC call number
BR60.A65
LC item number
R43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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1965-
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  • Leemans, Johan
  • Matz, Brian J
  • Verstraeten, Johan
Series statement
CUA studies in early Christianity
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  • Christian literature, Early
  • Fathers of the church
  • Christian sociology
Label
Reading patristic texts on social ethics : issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought, edited by Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The contributions for this volume emerged out of an expert seminar on the theme of the Church Fathers and Catholic social thought held in Leuven in 2007." -- p.vii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 235-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Approaching Patristic Socio-Ethical Texts : -- 1. Texts that create a future : the function of ancient texts for theology today / Reimund Bieringer -- 2. Challenges in approaching patristic texts from the perspective of contemporary Catholic social teaching / Pauline Allen -- Part II. Contexts for Patristic Socio-Ethical Texts : -- 3. Social ethics and moral discourse in late antiquity / Peter Van Nuffelen -- 4. Wealth, poverty, and eschatology : pre-Constantine Christian social thought and the hope for the world to come / Helen Rhee -- 5. The audience(s) for patristic social teaching : a case study / Wendy Mayer -- Part III. Issues in Patristic and Catholic Social Thought : -- 6. Out of the fitting room : rethinking patristic social texts on "the common good" / Susan R. Holman -- 7. "That which has been wrung from tears" : usury, the Greek fathers, and Catholic social teaching / Brenda Llewellyn Ihssen -- 8. The principle of detachment from private property in Basil of Caesarea's Homily 6 and its context / Brian Matz -- 9. Social justice in Lactantius's Divine Institutes : an exploration / Thomas Hughson -- Part IV. Reflections on the Theme : -- 10. The church fathers and Catholic social thought : reflections on the symposium / Richard Schenk -- 11. The (im)possible dialogue between patristics and Catholic social thought : limits, possibilities, and a way forward / Johan Leemans, Johan Verstraeten
Control code
ebr10642525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780813218595
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Reading patristic texts on social ethics : issues and challenges for twenty-first-century Christian social thought, edited by Johan Leemans, Brian J. Matz, Johan Verstraeten, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
"The contributions for this volume emerged out of an expert seminar on the theme of the Church Fathers and Catholic social thought held in Leuven in 2007." -- p.vii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 235-263) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Approaching Patristic Socio-Ethical Texts : -- 1. Texts that create a future : the function of ancient texts for theology today / Reimund Bieringer -- 2. Challenges in approaching patristic texts from the perspective of contemporary Catholic social teaching / Pauline Allen -- Part II. Contexts for Patristic Socio-Ethical Texts : -- 3. Social ethics and moral discourse in late antiquity / Peter Van Nuffelen -- 4. Wealth, poverty, and eschatology : pre-Constantine Christian social thought and the hope for the world to come / Helen Rhee -- 5. The audience(s) for patristic social teaching : a case study / Wendy Mayer -- Part III. Issues in Patristic and Catholic Social Thought : -- 6. Out of the fitting room : rethinking patristic social texts on "the common good" / Susan R. Holman -- 7. "That which has been wrung from tears" : usury, the Greek fathers, and Catholic social teaching / Brenda Llewellyn Ihssen -- 8. The principle of detachment from private property in Basil of Caesarea's Homily 6 and its context / Brian Matz -- 9. Social justice in Lactantius's Divine Institutes : an exploration / Thomas Hughson -- Part IV. Reflections on the Theme : -- 10. The church fathers and Catholic social thought : reflections on the symposium / Richard Schenk -- 11. The (im)possible dialogue between patristics and Catholic social thought : limits, possibilities, and a way forward / Johan Leemans, Johan Verstraeten
Control code
ebr10642525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 272 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780813218595
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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