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God is love : Deus Caritas Est, encyclical letter

Author: Benedict, Pope; Catholic Church. Pope (2005-2013 : Benedict XVI)
Publisher: San Francisco : Ignatius Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Deluxe hardcover collectors' ed.]View all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Papal documents
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benedict, Pope; Catholic Church. Pope (2005-2013 : Benedict XVI)
ISBN: 9781586171636 1586171631
OCLC Number: 1011624148
Notes: Given in Rome, at Saint Peter's, on 25 December, the Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord, in the year 2005, the first of my Pontificate.
Includes in appendix: The introduction to his Encyclical by Pope Benedict XVI published previously in Famiglia Cristiana, February 5, 2006.
Description: 108 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Part I. Unity of Love in Creation and in Salvation History --
problem of language [2] --
"Eros" and "Agape"-difference and unity [3-8] --
newness of biblical faith [9-11] --
Jesus Christ-the incarnate love of God [12-15] --
Love of God and love of neighbor [16-18] --
Part II. Caritas the Practice of Love by the Church as a "Community of Love" --
Church's charitable activity as a manifestation of Trinitarian love [19] --
Charity as a responsibility of the Church [20-25] --
Justice and Charity [26-29] --
multiple structures of charitable service in the social context of the present day [30] --
distinctiveness of the Church's charitable activity [31] --
Those responsible for the Church's charitable activity [32-39] --
Appendix. Introduction by Pope Benedict XVI published in the Famiglia Cristiana edition of the Encyclical.
Other Titles: Deus caritas est.
Encyclical letter Deus Caritas Est of the Supreme Pontiff Benedict XVI to the bishops, priests and deacons, men and women religious, and all the lay faithful, on Christian love
Responsibility: Benedict XVI.


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