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Elizondo, Virgilio P.

Overview
Works: 147 works in 323 publications in 5 languages and 10,699 library holdings
Genres: Church history  Biography  History  Meditations  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator, Narrator, Other, Publishing director, Author of introduction
Classifications: BX801, 208.96872073
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Most widely held works by Virgilio P Elizondo
Galilean journey : the Mexican-American promise by Virgilio P Elizondo( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The groundbreaking work in Hispanic theology, relates the story of the Galilean Jesus to the story of a new mestizo people.In this work, which marked the arrival of a new era of Hispanic/Latino theology in the United States, Virgilio Elizondo described the "Galilee principle": "What human beings reject, God chooses as his very own". This principle is well understood by Mexican-Americans, for whom mestizaje -- the mingling of ethnicity, race, and culture -- is a distinctive feature of their identity. In the person of Jesus, whose marginalized Galilean identity also marked him as a mestizo, the Mexican-American struggle for identity and new life becomes luminous.--Amazon.com
Latino religions and civic activism in the United States( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting 16 new essays addressing important issues, movements & personalities in Latino religions in America, this book aims to overthrow the stereotype that Latinos are politically passive & that their churches have supported the status quo, failing to engage in or support the struggle for civil rights & social justice
Women in a men's church( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1492-1992 : the voice of the victims( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Churches in socialist societies of Eastern Europe( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A God of incredible surprises : Jesus of Galilee by Virgilio P Elizondo( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tensions between the churches of the First World and the Third World( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of an annual 10 issue series, this volume explores contemporary tensions between Christian Churches in the Euro-American world
The People of God amidst the poor( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convergences and differences( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church and peace( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Option for the poor : challenge to the rich countries by Leonardo Boff( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Transmission of the faith to the next generation( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecology and poverty : cry of the earth, cry of the poor( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrimage( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Any room for Christ in Asia?( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guadalupe, mother of the new creation by Virgilio P Elizondo( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The return of the plague by José Oscar Beozzo( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2000 : reality and hope( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Way of the cross : the passion of Christ in the Americas by Virgilio P Elizondo( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic experience of small Christian communities by Bernard J Lee( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Galilean journey : the Mexican-American promise
Alternative Names
Elizondo, Vergil 1935-

Elizondo, Vergil 1935-2016

Elizondo Virgil

Elizondo, Virgil 1935-

Elizondo, Virgil 1935-2016

Elizondo, Virgil P.

Elizondo, Virgilio

Elizondo, Virgilio 1935-

Elizondo, Virgilio 1935-2016

Elizondo, Virgilio P.

Virgilio Elizondo American theologian

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Latino religions and civic activism in the United StatesA God of incredible surprises : Jesus of GalileeOption for the poor : challenge to the rich countriesGuadalupe, mother of the new creation2000 : reality and hopeWay of the cross : the passion of Christ in the AmericasThe Catholic experience of small Christian communities