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Title Brazil : people and church(es) / edited by José Oscar Beozzo and Luiz Carlos Susin ; translated from the Portuguese by Paul Burns.

Publication Info. London : SCM Press, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  282.8 B827B    Check Shelf
Description 141 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Concilium ; 2002/3
Concilium (Glen Rock, N.J.) ; 2002/3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / José Oscar Beozzo, Luiz Carlos Susin -- The formation of the Brazilian people / Luiz Eduardo W. Wanderley -- New Age: an errant religious culture in Brazil today / Leila Amaral -- Fifty years of the CNBB: a bishops' conference based on the council: evangelization projects; political and ecclesiastical tensions and challenges / Cardinal Aloísio Lorscheider -- The origins of Medellin: from Catholic action to the base church communities and social pastoral strategies (1950-68) / Luiz Alberto Gómez de Souza -- Stories of faith and life in the base communities / Faustino Teixeira -- The struggle for modern and ancestral rights: thirty years of the Indianist Missionary Council (CIMI) / Paulo Suess -- The struggle for a just land policy / Tomás Balduino -- Pastoral strategy in the Brazilian mega-cities / João Batista Libânio -- Shifts in theology: socio-ecclesiastical changes: recent developments in theology in Brazil / Carlos Palacio -- The contribution of Brazilian ecclesiology to the universal church / Leonardo Boff -- The globalization of continental challenges: a call from Brazil on understanding the Christian faith / Agenor Brighenti -- Pentecostal flames in contemporary Brazil / Brenda Maribel Carranza Dávila -- Women in the Brazilian church / Maria Clara Lucchetti Bingemer -- Afro-Brazilians and the church: open wounds, scars, and hopes / Afonso Maria Ligorio Soares -- Church and politics in Brazil today / Francisco Whitaker Ferreira -- Open letter to the soul of Brazil / Pedro Casaldáliga -- Documentation: '...and the earth was without form and void': a brief account of a solidarity visit to Palestine / Paulo Suess.
Subject Brazil -- Religion.
Brazil -- Social conditions.
Catholic Church. Conferência Nacional dos Bispos do Brasil.
Catholic Action -- Brazil.
Basic Christian communities -- Brazil.
Catholic Church. Conselho Indigenista Missionário.
Land tenure -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Land tenure -- Brazil.
Brazil -- Church history -- 20th century.
Catholic Church -- Brazil -- Doctrines -- 20th century.
Liberation theology.
Pentecostalism -- Brazil.
Women in Christianity -- Brazil.
Blacks -- Brazil -- Religion.
Church and state -- Brazil.
Added Author Beozzo, José Oscar.
Susin, Luiz Carlos, 1949-
ISBN 0334030692 cover
0334030676 t.p. verso
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