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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


  • Congar, Yves, 1904-,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History -- 20th century,
  • Church -- History of doctrines -- 20th century

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Bibliography: p. 307-321.

StatementTimothy I. MacDonald.
LC ClassificationsBX1746 .M24 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 321 p. ;
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3177413M
ISBN 100819136441, 081913645X
LC Control Number83019882

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This dissertation presents a systematic interpretation and evaluation of Yves Congar's ecclesiology by means of a dialectic of structure and life which attempts to show the unity in difference between the church as mystery and the church as an historical by: 4.   A History of Theology by Yves Congar Doubleday, I received one of the most important introductions to theology and to the world of one .   Yves Congar and the Meaning of Vatican II. by Bishop Robert Barron J One of the most theologically fascinating and just plain entertaining books I’ve read in a long time is Yves Congar’s My Journal of the Council. Catholics of a certain age will recognize the name, but I’m afraid that most Catholics under the age of fifty.   In Congar founded Unam Sanctam, a series of books intended to revive forgotten themes in Catholic ecclesiology. In addition to editing Unam Sanctam, which eventually ran to 77 volumes, Congar wrote prodigiously for a wide variety of scholarly and popular journals and published numerous books.

Council was the erudite French ecclesiologist and ecumenist Yves Marie Congar (). This article seeks to demonstrate that Congar was not only a celebrated pneumatologist but also a vision-ary of charismatic ecclesiology, deemed as a resourceful tool for re-evangelization. Keywords Yves Congar, Pneumatology, Charisms, Charismatic Ecclesiology. This chapter provides an interpretative framework for understanding the ecclesiology of Yves Congar, one of the leading architects of ressourcement and communion ecclesiology in .   Among the private diaries of Vatican ii, those of Yves M.J. Congar (–95) and Henri de Lubac (–) are undoubtedly the most aim of this article is to assess the significance of Congar’s My Journal of the Council in order to draw attention to its significant influence in the on-going reception of the Vatican ii, and to the perennial challenge of reform in the : Gabriel Flynn.   In the first part of this book, Congar insists that the Church must always be reforming. In the s, at a time when Catholic theology was extremely resistant to any hint of reform, Congar dared to publish a book asserting that reform was good and necessary for the Church/5.