John Henry Newman

John Henry Newman

Newman has countless admirers. Though unsuccessful in most of his undertakings in the Catholic Church during his life time, his genius has come to be more and more recognized after his death, and his influence can hardly be exaggerated. This book gives an introduction to his life and thought.
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This is an introduction to one who may be considered the most outstandingly original and creative English religious thinker of the nineteenth century.Newman may be considered the most outstandingly original and creative English religious thinker of the nineteenth century. Here is by far the clearest and most concise introduction to his life and thought ever written. Avery Dulles is himself one of the most important living Roman Catholic theologians. The combination of this author and this subject is in itself a matter for celebration.Newman has countless admirers. Since the publication of Geoffrey Faber's "Oxford Apostles" many have also attempted to debunk him. But here is an account of Newman that is truly balanced and shows him to be as much a prophet for our times as he was for his own. Though unsuccessful in most of his undertakings in the Catholic Church during his life time, his genius has come to be more and more recognized after his death, and his influence can hardly be exaggerated. While writing this study of Cardinal Newman, Avery Dulles was himself created a Cardinal.
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Isbn / Product Code 9780826435644
Dimensions 216 x 138 x 14
Printed Pages 192
Format Paperback
Year Of Publication 2/26/2009
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Author Dulles, Avery
Product Code 9780826435644
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