Vatican II: Did Anything Happen? by John W. O'malleyVatican II: Did Anything Happen? by John W. O'malley

Vatican II: Did Anything Happen?

byJohn W. O'malley, Joseph KomonchakEditorDavid G. Schultenover

Paperback | November 15, 2007

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For 40 years a battle has been waged over Vatican II between conservatives and liberals, between those who want to go "back to the sources" and those who champion "the spirit of the council." Vatican II: Did Anything Happen? is clearly on the side of those who think something unprecedented happened, that a genie was let out of the bottle that will never be stuffed back.

Comprised mainly of a collection of articles, mostly but not all from Theological Studies, that are without qualification some of the best analysis of the council ever written, this book is a long overdue look at one of the most controversial and revolutionary chapters in the history of the Catholic Church.
Title:Vatican II: Did Anything Happen?Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.48 × 0.56 inPublished:November 15, 2007Publisher:BloomsburyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0826428908

ISBN - 13:9780826428905


Table of Contents

1. Vatican II: Did Anything Happen? John W. O'Malley, SJ 2. Against Forgetting: Memory, History, Vatican II Stephen Schloesser, SJ 3. Vatican II as an "Event" Joseph Komonchak 4. "The Times They Are a'Changin'": A Response to O'Malley, Schloesser, and Komonchak Neil J. Ormerod

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