From the Heart of Our People - Orbis Books


Pages: 294

Binding: Softcover

From the Heart of Our People

By: Orlando O. Espin Miguel H. Diaz
  • $26.00


"A striking volume . . . . not only in terms of the ongoing development of U.S. Hispanic American theological thinking but also in terms of the future direction of theological discourse in general."--Fernando F. Segovia, Vanderbilt University Divinity School

What would Catholic systematic theology look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?

From the Heart of Our People brings together leading scholars to address this question. Contributors include: Maria Pilar Aquino, Vigilio P. Elizondo, Alejandro Garcia-Rivera, Roberto S. Goizueta, Jean-Pierre Ruiz, Orlando O. Espin, Miguel H. Diaz, Gary Riebe-Estrella, Jeannette Rodriguez-Holguin, Justo Gonzalez, Ruy G. Suarez Rivero, and Arturo Banuelas.

Orlando O. Espin is professor of theology and director of the Center for the Study of Latino/a Catholicism at the University of San Diego.

Miguel H. Diaz, former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, holds the John Courtney Murray Chair in Public Service at Loyola University Chicago.