skip to content
The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know

Author: John L Allen, Jr.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Series: What everyone needs to know
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A guide to the past, present, and future of the Catholic Church looks at the internal and external challenges the institution faces and how it can make itself relevant and improve its moral standing in light of recent crises.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Popular works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Allen, John L., 1965-
Catholic Church.
New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013
(OCoLC)839305431
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John L Allen, Jr.
ISBN: 9780199975105 0199975108 9780199975112 0199975116
OCLC Number: 816498989
Description: viii, 298 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Catholic church --
Historical highlights and lowlights --
Church outside the church --
Life of the mind --
Worship --
Angels, demons and saints --
Faith and politics --
Catholicism and sex --
Catholicism and money --
Crisis and scandal --
Rome and America --
New frontiers.
Series Title: What everyone needs to know
Responsibility: John L. Allen.
More information:

Abstract:

In The Catholic Church, John L. Allen, Jr. offers an authoritative and accessible primer on the Church today.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"an excellent handbook for those who want (or need) to know more about the Catholic Church and for those who think they already know it all." -- Publishers WeeklyPraise for John L. Allen, Jr.: Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/816498989> # The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "816498989" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Organization/catholic_church> ; # Catholic Church.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/282/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1149617> ; # Theology, Doctrinal
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/130782063> ; # Katholische Kirche.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BX1754> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Topic/katholische_theologie> ; # Katholische Theologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Topic/theology_doctrinal> ; # Theology, Doctrinal
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2013" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/76593535> ; # Jr. John L. Allen
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "Catholic church -- Historical highlights and lowlights -- Church outside the church -- Life of the mind -- Worship -- Angels, demons and saints -- Faith and politics -- Catholicism and sex -- Catholicism and money -- Crisis and scandal -- Rome and America -- New frontiers."@en ;
    schema:description "A guide to the past, present, and future of the Catholic Church looks at the internal and external challenges the institution faces and how it can make itself relevant and improve its moral standing in light of recent crises."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1178515592> ;
    schema:genre "Popular works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Series/what_everyone_needs_to_know> ; # What everyone needs to know
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/839305431> ;
    schema:name "The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "298" ;
    schema:productID "816498989" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/816498989#PublicationEvent/new_york_oxford_university_press_c2013> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199975105> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199975112> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB302972> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/816498989> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Series/what_everyone_needs_to_know> # What everyone needs to know
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/816498989> ; # The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know
    schema:name "What everyone needs to know" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178515592#Topic/katholische_theologie> # Katholische Theologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Katholische Theologie"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1149617> # Theology, Doctrinal
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Theology, Doctrinal"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130782063> # Katholische Kirche.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Katholische Kirche." ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76593535> # Jr. John L. Allen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1965" ;
    schema:familyName "Allen" ;
    schema:givenName "John L." ;
    schema:name "Jr. John L. Allen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199975105>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199975108" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199975105" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199975112>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199975116" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199975112" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/839305431>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Catholic Church." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/816498989> ; # The Catholic Church : what everyone needs to know
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.