The Convergence of Theology: A Festschrift Honoring Gerald O'Collins, S.J.

Paulist Press, 2001 - 407 pages
The Convergence of Theology is a collection of essays written to honor Gerald O'Collins, S.J., beloved and highly esteemed author, lecturer and professor of theology at the Gregorian University in Rome, for his 70th birthday.

The 21 essays revolve around four different areas:

I. New Testament Studies

II. Vatican I, Vatican II, and Catholic Theology

III. Fundamental Theology and Spirituality

IV. Resurrection and Christology

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Table des matières

Peter as Resurrection Witness in the Lucan Narrative
Jesus the Judge Further Thoughts of Pauls Christology and Soteriology
Why We Still Need Theologians
The Meaning of Conciliar Dogmas
Bishop PaulJoseph Schmitt and Vatican II Jesus Christ the Fullness of Revelation
Dei Verbum Developing Vatican IIs Revelation Doctrine 19631964
Globalization Discovery of Catholicity
Society Academy and Church Who Can Read the Bible?
Roads to God An Australian Exploration in Fiction
What Can Be Known about God Is Plain to Them A Meditation on Religious Unbelief
Jesus and Faith
Blood and Defilement Reflections on Jesus and the Symbolics of Sex
John Hick and the Historical Jesus
Universality of the Word and Particularity of Jesus Christ
The Person of Christ
Why Some Still Doubt That Jesus Body Was Raised

Knowing Jesus Do Theologians Have a Special Way?
Spiritual Direction in Dialogue with Fundamental Theology
Docility to the Holy Spirit and the Call to Follow Jesus Catherine of Siena In Dialogue with Gerald OCollins
The Church as Easter Witness in the Thought of Gerald OCollins S J
The Church in the Context of the Kingdom of God
Bibliography of Gerald OCollins SJ
Index of Names
Droits d'auteur

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Page 20 - I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, 4 and that He was buried, and that He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, 5 and that He appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.
Page 42 - God commendeth his own love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, being now justified by his blood, shall we be saved from the wrath of God through him. For if, while we were enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled, shall we be saved by his life ; and not only so.
Page 218 - Did not our hearts burn within us while he talked to us on the road, while he opened to us the scriptures?
Page 180 - In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. * Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered...
Page 45 - For as the Father has life in himself, so he has granted the Son also to have life in himself, and has given him authority to execute judgment, because he is the Son of man.
Page 37 - God has taken his place in the divine council; in the midst of the gods he holds judgment: 2 "How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked?

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