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Overview Offers a summary of the fundamental teachings of the Catholic Church, and of the fruits of the faith contained in the teachings. Original.
Publishers Description The authors give, in brief and simple form, a summary of the fundamental teachings of the Catholic Church, and of the fruits of the faith contained in the teachings. The first part,
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Studio: St. Augustines Press
Release Date May 20, 2017
Publisher St. Augustines Press
ISBN 1587319225 ISBN13 9781587319228
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More About Josef Pieper & Heinz Raskop
Josef Pieper (1904-1997) was professor of philosophical anthropology at the University of Münster/Germany; he was a member of several academies and received numerous awards and distinctions, among them the International Balzan Prize for outstanding achievements in the field of humanities.
Pieper is among the most widely read philosophers of the 20th century. The main focus of his thought is the overcoming of cultural forms of secular totalitarianism and of its philosophical foundations through a rehabilitation of the Christian concept of man that is related to experience and action. Plato and Thomas Aquinas in particular were the inspiring sources of a constructive criticism of contemporary culture.