The Cambridge Companion to John Henry Newman
Beaumont, Keith, The Catholic Historical Review
The Cambridge Companion to John Henry Newman. Edited by Ian Ker and Terrence Merrigan. (New York: Cambridge University Press. 2009. Pp. xvii, 280. $29.99 paperback. ISBN 978-0-521-69272-4.)
This collection of thirteen essays aims to introduce readers to the theology of Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman (1801-90) as well as, in the words of the editors, meet the "great need for an accessible, comprehensive and systematic presentation of the major themes" of Newman's work (p. xii). An additional aim is to show the "contemporary relevance" of Newman's thought in the context of "modern and postmodern concerns and themes" (p. xii). The choice of contributors certainly corresponds to …
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Publication information: Article title: The Cambridge Companion to John Henry Newman. Contributors: Beaumont, Keith - Author. Journal title: The Catholic Historical Review. Volume: 97. Issue: 1 Publication date: January 2011. Page number: 159+. © 2003 The Catholic University of America Press. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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