The Resource Believers : does Australian Catholicism have a future?, Paul Collins

Believers : does Australian Catholicism have a future?, Paul Collins

Label
Believers : does Australian Catholicism have a future?
Title
Believers
Title remainder
does Australian Catholicism have a future?
Statement of responsibility
Paul Collins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World Youth Day 08 and the visit of Pope Benedict XVI provide an opportunity to analyse the state of the Catholic Church in Australia. Believers does just that, offering a comprehensive account of everything that is right and wrong with Catholicism in Australia and asking whether it is really in decline. Paul Collins doesn?t shy away from the difficult questions that must be asked about the church: the lack of effective leadership, sexual abuse scandals, a drastic shortage of priests and declining mass attendance, particularly by young people. Believers delivers an optimistic message, bolstere
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
282.94
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1685
LC item number
.C64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Believers : does Australian Catholicism have a future?, Paul Collins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 176-185) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catholicism in action -- Catholics in Australian society -- Catholics adrift -- Why do Catholics leave the church? -- How should the church respond? -- Does Australian Catholicism have a future?
Control code
ocn646875683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781742230252
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35669378
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646875683
  • pebcs086840831X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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