By Maxwell E. Johnson

ISBN-10: 0814632599

ISBN-13: 9780814632598

When Our woman of Guadalupe looked as if it would Juan Diego at Tepeyac, she despatched him to the bishop with the message that she wanted a hermitage the place everyone will be welcomed and might event her love. And but, till lately, the message of Guadalupe has been restricted to Catholics, really Mexicans and Mexican american citizens. With this quantity of essays, even if, quite a few Protestant theologians have interaction the culture surrounding Our girl of Guadalupe to illustrate that she has a spot in Protestant church buildings. The multicultural dynamic of cutting-edge church buildings, Catholic and Protestant alike, signifies that cultural components of people's religion can't be brushed off. quite, they're to be explored and reflected, almost certainly embraced and built-in into the wider church existence. through severely and thoughtfully enticing the Guadalupe tale, the authors during this quantity supply insights on how Our woman should be welcomed into the prayer lifestyles and worship of Protestant communities.

With a foreword via Timothy Matovina and concluding mirrored image by way of Virgil Elizondo.

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