By Mark Judge
Without sensationalism, pass judgement on is candid the following approximately his own trip from the playgrounds of the sexual revolution to his eventual trust within the have to mix sexuality with love and dedication to a different individual, no longer as an result in itself yet particularly as a very direct technique of establishing oneself as much as God’s love. He additionally sees aid for the Christian theology on love in a likely not likely position: rock track. He delves into the Church’s teachings on sexual issues, going again to the time of Saint Augustine, Saint Thomas Aquinas, Saint John of the pass, and Pope John Paul II whereas additionally acquainting us with extra modern voices from in the Church—as good as from the pop charts.
From the alternate Paperback edition.
Read or Download A Tremor of Bliss: Sex, Catholicism, and Rock 'n' Roll PDF
Best catholicism books
This insightful e-book at the priesthood is predicated on a chain of six talks that Cardinal Schönborn addressed to a world workforce of clergymen in Ars, the village the place the famed St. John Vianney served as pastor. Vianney, often called the Curé of Ars, is the shopper of the "Year For monks" introduced by way of Pope Benedict XVI.
Finally, an entire ceremonial handbook for the social gathering of the Eucharist and the Liturgy of the Hours. trustworthy to the renewal of worship approved through the second one Vatican Council, Ceremonies combines specific assistance to those rites with a pastoral and religious strategy. A excessive perfect of noble Catholic worship is continually maintained, respecting the "continuity of our tradition".
The religious existence: A Treatise on Ascetical and Mystical Theology is surely the best, so much finished and most sensible revered one quantity treatise at the religious existence ever written. transparent, thorough, effortless to learn, orthodox, authoritative, fantastically geared up, logically constructed, full of life and functional, the ebook covers the complete box of spirituality.
Mixing own event and sensible suggestion with knowledge they’ve realized from Ignatian spirituality, Tim and Sue Muldoon, authors of Six Sacred principles for households, provide assistance for Catholic mom and dad elevating youngsters and tweens. You’ll achieve self assurance to aid your youngster make higher judgements, deepen the roots in your parenting, and relate for your youngster in a manner that displays the tenacious love of God.
- The Sexual Believer
- Moral Choice: A Christian View of Ethics
- The Missionary's Curse and Other Tales from a Chinese Catholic Village (Asia: Local Studies / Global Themes)
- The Vatican Exposed: Money, Murder, and the Mafia
- Loving Baby Louie: Hope in the Midst of Grief
- The Second Vatican Council: Celebrating its Achievements and the Future
Additional resources for A Tremor of Bliss: Sex, Catholicism, and Rock 'n' Roll
A Tremor of Bliss: Sex, Catholicism, and Rock 'n' Roll by Mark Judge