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The church and development in Africa : aid and development from the perspective of Catholic social ethics

Author: Stan Chu Ilo
Publisher: Eugene, Or. : Pickwick Publications, ©2011.
Series: African Christian studies series, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book Stan Ilo offers an integral theology of development and creatively lays the groundwork for Christian humanitarian and social ministry in Africa. Ilo proposes a vulnerable missional praxis through a social analysis informed by the gospel, which promises to enrich the ways Catholic and Christian charities worldwide carry out their humanitarian work and engage in aid and development initiatives in  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stan Chu Ilo
ISBN: 1608997790 9781608997794
OCLC Number: 756608669
Notes: "AFRICS."
Description: xxxv, 304 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The message of Pope Benedict XVI's social encyclical and Catholic social ethics --
Catholic theological ethics applied in different social settings --
Changing the face of Africa through aid and development initiatives --
The church and Christians at the service of charity in truth --
Transforming Africa through charity in truth: a creative appropriation of the social gospel --
Conclusion: an African story of the world --
Appendix: Ten commandments for Christian charities and non-governmental organisations working in Africa.
Series Title: African Christian studies series, 2.
Responsibility: Stan Chu Ilo.
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In this book Stan Ilo offers an integral theology of development and creatively lays the groundwork for Christian humanitarian and social ministry in Africa. Ilo proposes a vulnerable missional praxis through a social analysis informed by the gospel, which promises to enrich the ways Catholic and Christian charities worldwide carry out their humanitarian work and engage in aid and development initiatives in developing countries of Africa and among the poor in different parts of the world. Ilo offers a comprehensive and systematic presentation of Catholic social ethics in relation to human rights, ecology, globalization, international cooperation, development and aid, human and cultural development, business ethics, social justice, and the challenges of poverty eradication.

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