Item description for Reform and Renewal: Essays on Authority, Ministry and Social Justice in the American Church by Anthony T. Padovano...
It is no easy task to suggest strategic for reform and renewal of an institution as complex, immense and worthwhile as the American Catholic Church. Padovano nevertheless puts forward an admirable effort. Drawing upon insights gained from his contact with American Catholic across the country, Padovano reflects on the last 20 turbulent years in American in the Catholic Church. He explores questions of fidelity, loyalty and commitment, strategies for everyday life in a culture of affluence and violence, and the implications of Vatican II reforms for the Third Millennium. The essays collected inReform and Renewal bear witness to how we might be grateful for this moment, appreciate its possibilities and serve it effectively.
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Dr. Anthony T. Padovano holds doctorates and professorships in theology and literature. He is the author of 21 books and 3 award-winning plays. He is a founding faculty member of Ramapo College in New Jersey.