Easter People - Orbis Books

ISBN:9781570755965

Pages: 144

Binding: Softcover

Easter People

By: Cardinal Luis Antonio G Chito Tagle
  • $16.00


Overview

"A Christian community does not exist for its members only. It exists for the whole world, for the whole of humanity."

'Written by a world-class theologian who prefers to be called simply 'Chito,' this book is a treasure of wisdom and theological depth born of the love of his own family and the faith of his local church.' --Peter Phan, Georgetown University

'A gift from the Philippine Church to all of us waiting in hope.' --Megan McKenna, author, Parables

In these simple, heartfelt reflections, Cardinal Tagle of the Philippines shares how Christian community offers rich possibilities for love, faith, hope, and unity in diversity. Through personal stories and pastoral example, Easter People opens up the path of true Christian community in a world in desperate need: physically and spiritually.

Cardinal Luis Antonio G. (Chito) Tagle, is Archbishop of Manila and de facto primate of the Phillipines. Formerly the Bishop of the Diocese of Imus, Cardinal Tagle finished his theological and graduate studies at the Loyola School of Theology, Manila, and the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC. He was a member of the International Theological Commission of the Vatican and the Editorial Board of Storia del Concilio Vaticano II, Instituto per le scienze religiouse, Bologna. Cardinal Tagle currently serves as a member of the Presidential Committee of the Pontifical Council for the Family, the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Refugees, and the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples. A popular speaker and preacher, he continues as a presenter on Catholic television programs in the Philippines.


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