Schillebeeckx A Guide for the Perplexed

As a theologian, even when his orthodoxy was called into question before the Magisterium, he always sought to balance between tradition and renewal. This introduction guides the reader through some of Schillebeeckx's key ideas.

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Pages: 176
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury T&T Clark

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