Christian Religious Education
Sharing Our Story and Vision New edition
By (author) Thomas H. Groome
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Christian Religious Education by Thomas H. Groome
Book DescriptionThe Classic Guide for Educators of Any Denomination What mission calls us to teach? How do societal issues-social oppression, poverty, politics-affect what we teach, how we teach it, and how people learn? Who are our students? What and when are they ready to learn? Once we understand these foundations, how can we facilitate an educational experience that has the power to shape and transform people and communities in life-giving ways of faith? In this classic text, Thomas Groome asks and answers these central questions, providing a comprehensive integration of the history, theory, and practice of modern religious education for a new generation of educators. His self-reflective approach-shared praxis-will inspire school teachers, students of religious education, pastors, parents, and religious educators in local churches who want to understand themselves, their mission, and their surroundings-to inform, form, and transform their students' lives."Anyone tugged by the calling at the heart of education or religious life can only cheer for the republication of this classic book." -Robert Kegan, Harvard Graduate School of Education"Whether returning Christian Religious Education or reading it for the first time, readers will discover freshness leaping from the page; you will soon know why this formative book of the past is a beacon for the future-informative, inspiring, and wise!"-Mary Elizabeth Moore, professor of theology and Christian education, Claremont School of Theology
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780787947859
(238mm x 159mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Jossey-Bass Inc.,U.S.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publish Date: 22-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Thomas H. Groome
Reclaiming Catholicism, Paperback (April 2010)
The American Catholic community prior to Vatican II can be numbered among the most vital expressions of Catholicism in history. Despite the cultural divide separating us from that era, the contributors to this book assess whether reclaimed spiritual wisdom from those times can enrich the faith lives of Catholics today.
What Makes Us Catholic - Eight Gifts for Life, Paperback (May 2003)» View all books by Thomas H. Groome
A spirited, expert account of the distinctive features of Catholic identity shared across the full spectrum, from the devotees of daily Mass to those who attend church only at the holidays and for rites of passage to lapsed Catholics.
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Author Biography - Thomas H. Groome
THOMAS H. GROOME is professor of theology and religious education at Boston College, where he is also the senior faculty at the Institute of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry.
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