Tuesday, July 20, 2004

Newman journal launched

The National Institute for Newman Studies, officially dedicated on September 14th (felicitously, my birthday) of last year, located on North Dithridge Street in Oakland, and housing a library of 3,500 books and publications devoted to the 19th century English theologian and philosopher, has just launched its new Newman Studies Journal. The Table of Contents of first issue -- Volume 1, No. 1 (Spring, 2004) -- includes:

  • Editorial Preface
  • Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J., Newman in Retrospect
  • Bishop Donald W. Wuerl, Academic Freedom and the University
  • Paul Chavasse, C.O., John Henry Newman: A Saint for Our Times
  • M. Katherine Tillman, An Introduction to "The Dream of Gerontius"
  • Marvin R. O'Connell, Newman and the Irish Bishops
  • John T. Ford, C.S.C., John Henry Newman: A Spiritual Guide for the 21st Century?
  • Book Reviews
    (1) John Henry Newman: The Challenge to Evangelical Religion, by Frank Turner; (2) Newman, by Avery Dulles, S.J.
  • Pastoral Vigniettes
  • Newman Chronology
  • Bibliography
  • Announcements
Online subscriptions are available here (individuals $25; institutions $50).

Lisa M. Goetz, Managing Editor
Newman Studies Journal
The National Institute for Newman Studies
161 N. Dithridge St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
E-mail: nins.editor@verizon.net

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