Why the Church?

By: Giussani, Luigi.

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - 267 pp. Translated from the Italian, "Perché la Chiesa?" by Viviane Hewitt and first published in English in 2001, this is second printing. "From its beginnings, the Church has presented itself as a community composed of people who identify themselves as defined by the gift of the Spirit. In 'Why the Church?' Luigu Giussani explores the Church's definition of itself as both human and divine, arguing that a differnt type of existence is born in those who try to live the life of the Church." Eleven pages of bibliographi c notes, 18 page subject index and 3 page author index. Minor shelf wear to the cover edges, else clean and tight.

Title: Why the Church?

Author Name: Giussani, Luigi.

Categories: Catholic - Social Issues,

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec / Kingston, Ontario., McGill-Queen's University Press.: 2001

ISBN Number: 0773517073

ISBN Number 13: 9780773517073

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 27654

Keywords: Catholic; Spirituality; Realism; Morality; Ethics; Philosophy; Education; Communion and Liberation; Conversion;