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fundamental theology of Bishop John Lancaster Spalding the presence of God and nineteenth-century Romanticism by Richard L. Chiola

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Written in English


  • Spalding, John Lancaster, -- 1840-1916 -- Theology.,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.

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StatementRichard L. Chiola.
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Paginationv, 354 leaves.
Number of Pages354
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Open LibraryOL18061196M

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, Bishop John Lancaster Spalding lectured on "University Education considered in Its Bearing on the Higher Education of Priests." Addressing a contemporary concern among persons of religious faith concerning the growing intellectual attacks on religion, he stated: "Never has the defense of .   Introduction to Fundamental Theology: Sources and Methods In this course, students will be introduced to the basic sources employed by responsible theologians and how they ought to be approached and assessed according to a well-formed theological method. SPALDING, JOHN LANCASTER First bishop of Peoria, Ill., educator; b. Lebanon, Ky., June 2, ; d. Peoria, Aug. 25, He was the first of nine children born to Richard Martin and Mary Jane (Lancaster) Spalding. The Spaldings had emigrated from Lincolnshire, England, to St. Mary's County, Maryland, in the 17th century; the Lancasters lived in Maryland during the colonial period and began to. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top Full text of "Most Reverend John Lancaster Spalding, first bishop of Peoria" See other formats.