Christianity and democracy / edited by Felix Wilfred and Luiz Carlos Susin.
Contributor(s): Wilfred, Felix | Susin, Luiz Carlos.Material type: TextSeries: Concilium (Glen Rock, N.J.): 2007/4.Publisher: London : SCM Press, c2007Description: 142 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0334030951 (pbk.); 9780334030959 (pbk.).Subject(s): Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Christianity and politics
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Most contributions translated into English.
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction: Christianity and democracy / Luiz Carlos Susin -- Lessons from a common past / Edouard Hoornaert -- Laos and Koinonia in the Orthodox tradition / Jean-Francois Colosimo -- Early modern Protestant foundations of democracy / John Witte -- Catholic action and the church's new place in society / Agenor Brighenti -- The church: for and against democracy / Gregory Baum -- The crisis of the people of God in biblical times: lessons for today? / Néstor O. Míguez -- A critique and unmasking of present-day democracies and ways of humanizing them from the biblical-Jesuanic tradition / Jon Sobrino -- Democracy in Africa: challenges for the state and the church / Peter Kanyandao -- Challenges to faith and politics from present-day globalization / José Comblin -- Christianity and global democratic processes / Felix Wilfred -- Documentation: the Fifth General Conference of Latin American Bishops: a challenge to faith and a hermeneutical task / Maria Clara Bingemer -- Remembering Giuseppe Alberigo.