A Celebration of Priestly Ministry
A Celebration of Priestly Ministry

A Celebration of Priestly Ministry

Challenge, Renewal, and Joy in the Catholic Priesthood

RELIGION

192 Pages, 5 3/8 x 8 1/4

Formats: Hardcover

Hardcover, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $21.95)

Publication Date: September 2007

ISBN 9780824524678

Price: $19.95
 
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Overview

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his ordination, Cardinal Kasper reflects on the nature and the future of the Catholic priesthood. Topics include "servants of joy;" krisis and kairos; personal friendship with Christ; the common priesthood of all Christians; Mary—model of discipleship; apostolic mission; Jesus calls his first disciples; the church’s faith; apostolic succession; spirituality; celibacy; pastoral ministry; witnesses to the gospel; reconciliation and mercy; Memoria passionis; Eucharist; looking ahead in hope.