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Adam, Karl 1876-1966

Works: 158 works in 955 publications in 7 languages and 8,533 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Apologetic writings  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Honoree, Editor, Contributor, Other, Creator, Illustrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: BT201, 232
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Most widely held works by Karl Adam
The spirit of Catholicism by Karl Adam( Book )

89 editions published between 1605 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are the fundamental attributes of the Catholic Church? What is the source from which it has drawn vigor and life through its two thousand years of life on earth? What are the secret sources of its incredible vitality in the world today? The author answers these and many other questions about the nature and structure of the Church. He examines the essential nature of the Catholic Church from the basic premise that it was expressly founded by Christ, traces its historical development and analyzes its actual functioning through the ages
The Son of God by Karl Adam( Book )

102 editions published between 1034 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"We must either give our consent to the historical existence of the whole Christ, the Christ of the miracles, or openly in the face of all the historical evidence venture the assertion that the Christ of the Gospels never existed." (Ch. 1) The author's point, that the so-called "historical" Christ and the Christ of faith are impossible to separate, is amply documented in these pages. But this is not simply a work of historical apologetics; it is also spiritual writing of the highest quality by a man of great faith
The Christ of faith; the Christology of the church by Karl Adam( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catholic dogma is centered on this simple faith: a belief in the historical reality of the Son of God and the revelation of his Spirit through his living Church. The author defines the doctrine of the Church as it is revealed in the life, the works, the personality and the message of Jesus Christ. Through scriptural study, evaluation of historical evidence, comparison of Catholic and non-Catholic theology, the author demonstrates that man's true union with Christ can be achieved only through faith--and that the community of that faith is the Catholic Church
Christ our Brother by Karl Adam( Book )

78 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes one central doctrine of the Christian faith in relative isolation and endeavours to bring this doctrine home to us in its living reality. Throughout this book there is practically but one subject, our Lord and Saviour, and practically but one aspect of that subject, the sacred humanity. Convinced that dogma is the very structure of the Christian life and that any obscuration of dogma is bound to impair that life, the author would have us meditate upon the doctrinal fact that our Lord is not only true God, but also true and perfect man
One and holy by Karl Adam( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and German and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Augustine : the odyssey of his soul by Karl Adam( Book )

22 editions published between 1931 and 1978 in German and English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Augustin, Saint. Vie spirituelle
The roots of the Reformation by Karl Adam( Book )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and German and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most Christians understand the Reformation from only one perspective. Professor Karl Adam gives a historically sensitive and accurate analysis of the causes of the Reformation that stands as a valid and sometimes unsettling challenge to the presuppositions of Protestants and Catholics alike. This valuable resource is a powerful summary of the issues that led to the Reformation and their implications today
Germany's new religion; the German faith movement by Germany( Book )

6 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces organ transplantation, discussing the history and development of procedures used today, organ donation, and life after transplant surgery
Two essays by Karl Adam( Book )

15 editions published between 1928 and 1932 in 4 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abhandlungen über Theologie und Kirche : Festschrift für Karl Adam by Heinrich Elfers( Book )

15 editions published in 1952 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die geheime Kirchenbusse nach dem heiligen Augustin : Eine Auseinandersetzung mit B. Poschmann by Karl Adam( Book )

8 editions published between 1921 and 1973 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una Sancta in katholischer Sicht : drei Vorträge über die Frage einer Wiedervereinigung der getrennten christlichen Bekenntnisse by Karl Adam( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 1948 in German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handlungstheorien interdisziplinär by Hans Lenk( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in German and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le vrai visage du catholicisme by Karl Adam( Book )

33 editions published between 1931 and 1951 in French and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die kirchliche Sündenvergebung nach dem hl. Augustin by Karl Adam( Book )

13 editions published in 1917 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glaube und Liebe by Karl Adam( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1960 in German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Kirchenbegriff Tertullians : eine dogmengeschichtliche Studie by Karl Adam( Book )

15 editions published in 1907 in German and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesammelte Aufsätze zur Dogmengeschichte und Theologie der Gegenwart by Karl Adam( Book )

3 editions published in 1936 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Christus des Glaubens; Vorlesungen über die kirchliche Christologie by Karl Adam( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in German and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der erste Mensch im Licht der Bibel und der Naturwissenschaft by Karl Adam( Book )

14 editions published between 1942 and 1963 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The spirit of Catholicism
Alternative Names
Adam, C. 1876-1966

Adam, Carl 1876-1966

Adam, Carlo 1876-1966

Adam K.

Adam, K. 1876-1966

Adam Karl

Adam, Karl 1876-

Adam, Karl Borromäus 1876-1966

Adam, Karol.

Adams, Kārlis 1876-1966

Karl Adam Duits theoloog (1876-1966)

Karl Adam German theologian

Karl Adam niemiecki duchowny katolicki, teolog

Karl Adam sacerdote católico de Alemania

Karl Adam teologo tedesco

Карл Адам

كارل آدم

کارل آدام الهی‌دان آلمانی

कार्ल एडम

아담, 카를 1876-1966

아담, 칼 1876-1966

アダム, カール

German (255)

English (184)

Spanish (39)

French (31)

Russian (4)

Dutch (4)

Latin (1)