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67/1 (2017)

"Mercy towards Immigrants. Gospel and Society in Dialogue"

Proceedings of an Interfaculty Symposium organised by the Faculty of Theology, University of Malta (Villa Francia, Lija, Malta – 6 June 2016)

John Berry, Martin Micallef, Foreward, 1-7

Emmanuel Agius, Opening Address, 9-10

Rene Micallef, Malta and its European Neighbours as Havens for Migrants, 11-35

George Grima, Immigrants at the Gate of Mercy and Justice, 37-48

Mark Sultana, On being host and guest: questions posed by migrants, 49-60

Sue Vella, Welcoming the Stranger: Social Policy Perspectives on Asylum Seekers in Malta, 61-76

Colin Calleja, Mercy in the Maltese Educational System, 77-99

Frances Camilleri Cassar, Trapped at the Periphery?, 101-112

Kevin Schembri, The Dignity and Rights of Migrants in Catholic Canon Law,113-125

Pauline Dimech, A Theology of Migration: Mercy and Education, 127-142

Stefan Attard, Epilogue, 143-149

 

66/2 (2016)

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Grech Konrad, The Month and Pope Benedict XV, 5-31

Farrugia Edward G., John Chrysostom and the Preachability of the Word, 33-45

Tyler Peter, The Llullian Spirit of Ecclesiam Suam, 47-57

Farrugia Peter M., Julian of Norwich, 59-72

Vijgen Jörgen, Is a Catholic State Still Possible, 73-88

Muscat Carmelo, Moral Reflections on Heart Transplant Surgical Procedure, 89-90

 

 

66/1 (2016)

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Johannes Brachtendorf, Augustine and Aristotle in Aquinas’ Doctrine of Happiness, 5-21

Stanley Fiorini, The Medieval Collegiate Church of Gozo, 23-45

Eamonn Conway; Thomas Finegan, Dignitatis Humanae: Public Funding and Divesting of Faith Schools, 47-68

Charlò Camilleri, Face to Face with Mystery, 69-84

Dorianne Buttigieg, Completing What is Lacking in Christ’s Passion, 85-103 

Carmelo Sant, Sex and Love in the Old Testament, 105-106

Ugo Mifsud Bonnici, Review of The Quest for Authenticity and Human Dignity, 107-109

John Anthony Berry, Review of The Ecumenical Legacy of the Cappadocians, 111-113

John Anthony Berry, Review of A Grammar of Justice, 115-117

 

65/2 (2015)

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William Henn, “Thomas Aquinas, Yves Congar and Unity in Faith”, 5-25

Emmanuel Agius, “Cooperation in Marriage-Related Legislation”, 27-51

Paul Sciberras, “The Function of Paul’s Shipwreck Account in Acts 27-28”, 53-62

Roger Burggraeve, “Orientations for a Consistent Relational and Sexual Ethics”, 63-90

Manuel Vella Rago, “Marcel Duchamp, Art and the Ethical Significance”, 91-106

Arthur Bonnici, “Mixed Marriages in Malta (1800-1900)”, 107-108

Berry John Anthony, Review of Going to God Together, ed. Brendan Leahy, 109-111

Berry John Anthony, Review of Thomas Merton: Selected Essays, ed. Patrick F. O’Connell, 112-113

Berry John Anthony, Review of The Meaning and Practice of Faith, ed. Diarmuid O’Murchu, 114-115

 

65/1 (2015) 

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John Berry - Emmanuel Agius, "Foreword", 1-2.

H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca - President of Malta, "Opening Address", 3-5.

H.L. Bishop Mario Grech - President of the Maltese Episcopal Conference, "Welcome Address", 7-9.

Emmanuel Agius - Joseph Galea Curmi, "Family Ministry: The Interface between Church Doctrine and Pastoral Care", 11-41.

Roman A. Siebenrock, "Mercy as the Habitus of a Self-Giving Love", 43-60.

Aldegonde Brenninkmeijer Werhahn, "Sensus Fidei and Sensus Fidelium in a Marriage Debate", 61-74.

Paul Pace - Nadia Delicata, “A Conversion … in the Language We Use”, 75-96.

Martin M. Lintner, "The Spirituality of Marriage a€fter the Second Vatican Council", 97-119.

Kevin Schembri, "The Orthodox Tradition on Divorced and Remarried Faithful: What can the Catholic Church Learn?", 121-141. 

 

64/2 (2014)

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Martin Micallef, "The Fourth Gospel as a Textual Field of Meaning", 5-17.

Nadia Delicata, "Unveiling Reason: A Foundation for the Church's Pastoral Response Today", 19-38.

Jean Buttigieg, "Reclaiming the Human Genome: A Philosophical Perspective", 39-49.

Hector Scerri, "Teilhard de Chardin on Insects in The Phenomenon of Man", 51-62.

Carl-Mario Sultana, "Ġorġ Preca's Use of the Bible Prior to Vatican Council II", 63-80.

Joseph Lupi, "The Homily", 81-83.

 

64/1 (2014)

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Walter Sisto, "Encountering God:A Comparative Study of the Doctrine of the Divine Energy in Maximus the Confessor and Gregory Palamas", 5-28.

Joseph Ellul OP, "An Ecclesiology for Interreligious Dialogue", 29-44.

Huub Welzen, "Spirituality in the Gospel of Luke", 45-58.

Edward Farrugia, "Vatican II: An Exchange of Gifts", 59-74.

Donia Baldacchino & Aaron Tonna, "The Religious Perspective of Suffering in Heart Attack: From “mystery” to the “Mystery”", 75-100.

Maurice Eminyan, "Retrieving the Tradition", 101-106.

  

63/2 (2013)

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Stanley Fiorini, “The triple strand of the Liturgical tradition of the Church in Malta: Byzantine, Roman, Gallican Rites”, 5-18.
Edward Farrugia, “‘L’éternel féminin’ in Teilhard de Chardin intoning the creation octave, with promises to keep!”, 19-37.
Hector Scerri, “The Apostolic Letter Porta Fidei: Cross-sectional Theological reflections and pastoral implications”, 39-54.
Mark Sultana, “Religions in transition: An attempt at a synthesis”, 55-68.
Guidelines for contributors, 69-72.


63/1 (2013)

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Eberhard Shockenhoff, “The Church as a reconciling community”, 5-15.
Günter Virt, “Moral norms and the forgotten virtue of Epikeia in the pastoral care of the divorced and remarried”, 17-34.
Glen Attard, “The wounded Nietzschean-Thérèsian spirit”, 35-57.
Adrian-Mario Gellel, “Studying at the Faculty of Theology. A study of student data 2003-2011”, 59-80.
Guidelines for contributors, 81-84.


62/1-2 (2012)

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A note from the editor, 4-5
Johannes Beutler, “Jesus on the way to Galilee. The movement of the word in John 1-4”, 7-22.
Emmanuel Agius, “Human dignity in European public policy on biotechnology”, 23-54.
Hector Scerri, “The Christian agape meal. A Manifestation of Koinonia and Diakonia. The contribution of Adalbert Gauthier Hamman”, 55-71.
Sigrid Müller, “Searching for happiness”, 73-91.
Nicholas Cachia, “Homo spiritualis”, 93-104.
Paul Galea – Emanuel Magro – Wayne Azzopardi, “Do fantasy books lead to the occult? The challenge of Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings”, 105-122.
Carl-Mario Sultana, “Catechists through formation not by default”, 123-144.
John Anthony Berry, “Tested in fire. Hans Urs von Balthasar on the moment of Christian witness”, 145-170.
Note for contributors, 171-174.

 

61/1 (2010)

John Anthony Berry, “Saved through the death of Christ on the cross in the light of Hans Urs von Balthasar’s Theology”, 3-18.
Charles Buttiġieġ, “Resurrection and salvation in 1 Corinthians 15”, 19-26.
Lino Bianco, “The ring metaphor and the spirit of Sofia”, 27-44.
Anthony Abela, “Songs 1,4 in the Maltese translation”, 45-53.
Kevin Aquilina, “Oration: Respect for human dignity and the Law”, 55-65.
John Anthony Berry, “Benedittu XVI: Kitbiet, tamiet u viżjoni”, 67-80.

 

61/1 (2010)

John Anthony Berry, “Saved through the death of Christ on the cross in the light of Hans Urs von Balthasar’s Theology”, 3-18.
Charles Buttiġieġ, “Resurrection and salvation in 1 Corinthians 15”, 19-26.
Lino Bianco, “The ring metaphor and the spirit of Sofia”, 27-44.
Anthony Abela, “Songs 1,4 in the Maltese translation”, 45-53.
Kevin Aquilina, “Oration: Respect for human dignity and the Law”, 55-65.
John Anthony Berry, “Benedittu XVI: Kitbiet, tamiet u viżjoni”, 67-80.

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Deadline to present dissertation proposals for next Faculty Board is Monday 17th December 2018 at 10.00hrs



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