Christianity in a Nutshell / Leonardo Boff ; translated from the Portuguese by Phillip Berryman
- Boff, Leonardo
- Maryknoll, New York : Orbis Books, ©2013.
- Physical Description:
- viii, 122 pages ; 21 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Christianity and Mystery -- 1.All is Mystery -- 2.In the beginning is communion! -- 3.The Originating Source of all being -- 4.The great silent explosion -- 5.Birth of the sun that supports the earth -- 6.The universe seen from within -- 7.The human being, infinite project -- 8.The advent of Mystery -- 9.The spiritualization of Mary by the Holy Spirit -- 10.The incarnation of the Son in Jesus of Nazareth -- 11.The personalization of the Father in Joseph of Nazareth -- 12.God in all things, all things in God -- 2.Christianity and the Ages of the Blessed Trinity -- 1.The era of the Spirit/Mary -- 2.The era of the Son/Jesus -- 3.The era of the Father/Joseph -- 3.Christianity and Jesus -- 1.A root experience: The end is near -- 2.A dream: The reign of God -- 3.A practice: Liberation -- 4.A message: Our Father and our bread -- 5.An ethic: Unlimited love and mercy -- 6.A destiny: The execution of the liberator -- 7.An anticipation: The resurrection scarcely begun -- 4.Christianity and History -- 1.The distinction between reign of God and the church -- 2.Christianity as movement and spiritual way -- 3.Christianity encountering cultures -- 4.Christianity and the churches -- 5.Christianity at the mercy of sacred and political power -- 6.Christianity subjected to the pathologies of power -- 7.Christianity from, the side of the people -- 8.Christianity and its reductionisms -- 9.The future of Christianity in the age of globalization -- 10.Christianity and its civilizing contribution.
- 9781626980303 (paperback)
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