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Crossing the Threshold of Love: A New Vision of Marriage, MARY SHIVANANDAN


Title:   Crossing the Threshold of Love: A New Vision of Marriage

Binding:   Paper Back

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Catholic University of America Press April 1999

ISBN Number:    0813209412 / 9780813209418

Seller ID:   20070607114106

The papal encyclical Humanae Vitae predicted the disintegration of marriage and family life, partly as a result of the widespread use of contraception. Pope John Paul II has since addressed the problem by articulating a fresh understanding of marriage, love, and sexuality which takes account of the dignity of the human person, and especially of women.

In this most exhaustive and scholarly assessment of John Paul II's Christian anthropology ever written, Mary Shivanandan examines the scientific data and the theological analysis that underlie his teachings on marriage and sexuality. Her book will be an essential text for the study of the development, meaning, and implications of Catholic doctrine in this controversial area. It is both lucid and multi-disciplinary. Its appearance marks a new stage in the debate over sexuality in the modern world.

Price = 24.95 USD

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