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Religious Life in the Vatican II Era: State of Perfection of Living Charism?

Confoy, Maryanne (2015) Religious Life in the Vatican II Era: State of Perfection of Living Charism? In: Fifty Years On: Probing the Riches of Vatican II. Michael Glazier Book, Liturgical Press, MN: Collegeville, pp. 391-418. ISBN 978-0-8146-83019

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Religious life has consistently played a prophetic role in the church; its post-Vatican II era is no exception. The failure of dialogue between those leaders whose ecclesiology is described as traditionalist and those labeled progressive continues to wound the Body of Christ. This article argues that it is in and through the dialogical living of their charism in service of the global church and society of the 21st century that religious offer healing and hope in and through their prophetic, ecclesial witness.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords: Religious Life, Vatican II
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: C - Church History
College/Association with University of Divinity: Pilgrim Theological College
Depositing User: Dr Suman Kashyap
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2016 05:08
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2016 05:12
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2068

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