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The Blackwell Companion to Catholicism, Paperback / softback Book

The Blackwell Companion to Catholicism Paperback / softback

Edited by James Buckley, Frederick Christian Bauerschmidt, Trent Pomplun

Part of the Wiley Blackwell Companions to Religion series

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The Blackwell Companion to Catholicism offers an extensive survey of the history, doctrine, practices, and global circumstances of Roman Catholicism, written by a range of distinguished and experienced Catholic writers. * Engages its readers in an informed and informative conversation about Roman Catholic life and thought * Embraces the local and the global, the past and the present, life and the afterlife, and a broad range of institutions and activities * Considers both what is distinctive about Catholic life and thought, and how Catholicism overlaps with and transforms other ways of thinking and living * Topics covered include: peacemaking, violence and wars; money, the vow of poverty and socio-economic life; art by and about Catholics; and men, women and sex

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