Post a Comment. At his Dating God blog site , Brother Daniel Horan notes that while there’s a lot of talk about Vatican II, much of this talk is ill-informed, because it fails to focus on what the council actually said. Horan suspects and I think he’s right that many of those talking about Vatican II have not even read its documents, let alone studied them with care. Not everyone is identical in physical capacity and in mental and moral resources. But every type of discrimination affecting the fundamental rights of the person, whether social or cultural, on grounds of sex, race, color, class, language or religion, should be overcome and done away with, as contrary to the purpose of God. It is matter for deep regret that these basic personal rights are still not universally recognized and respected, as when women are denied the choice of a husband or a state of life, or opportunities for education and culture equal to those of men. Moreover, although there are just differences among individuals, the equal dignity of persons demands access to more human and equal conditions of life.

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Available on Special Order This title is not currently in stock in our warehouse. Please add extra days for special-order processing. With fresh insight and a deep personal spirituality, Horan points out that the desire, uncertainty, and love we experience in relationship with God resembles our earthly relationships: We set aside time for the people who are most important to us.

Francis testifies that “God revealed a form of greeting to me, telling me that a Living Prayer by Daniel P. Horan, OFM 26 Connecting the Gospel and had run a podcast himself based off one of his early books, Dating God.

It may not be surprising, then, that I had mixed feelings about the idea of spending 10 days in solitude secluded from the modern world in a hermitage. I am a Franciscan novice. Both of those words are open to misinterpretation, so let me clarify. I am a Franciscan friar, a member of the religious order of men founded by St. Francis of Assisi. As such I live following the Rule of St. Francis , which outlines a way of life modeled after the Gospel. A friar is neither a monk nor a secular cleric, but a man who lives in a community of brothers who profess to live with nothing of their own poverty , without marrying chastity and under the direction of their superiors obedience.

While this outline does little justice to the complexities of Franciscan life, it is at least a foundation.

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While the concept of having a relationship with God in human terms is not new, Br. Daniel Horan, OFM, has put a modern-day metaphorical spin on a time-honored theme. Saints and religious leaders throughout the ages have referred to God as a lover, friend and companion, said Br. Dan, who recently took solemn vows in Holy Name Province.

For example, St. Francis, looks at how a relationship with God is similar to a relationship with a lover, friend, or family member. Dan wrote the book to encourage people to pursue fulfilling relationships with God, and to realize that, like any relationship, getting closer to God will have its ups and downs. God can be right there when things are going wonderfully and, at other times, when things are going badly, or if a relationship is poor, God can seem far away.

He uses the example of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, who said she felt that God was absent from her life for something like 30 years.

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As if his roles as assistant professor of systematic theology and spirituality at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, columnist for National Catholic Reporter, co-host of The Francis Effect Podcast, and frequent lecturer and retreat director — nationally and abroad — are not enough to fill his days, Daniel Horan, OFM, somehow finds time to author scholarly books. DAN: The subject of theological anthropology — how the Christian tradition understands the human person — has been an academic interest of mine for a long time.

Then a friend and colleague, Sr. Ilia Delio, OSF — a professor at Villanova University who is the general editor of a book series at Orbis Books about new approaches to classical theological subjects — asked me if I would write the volume on the human person, on theological anthropology.

Fr. Daniel P. Horan, OFM, is a Franciscan Friar of Holy Name Province, and Theology in the Modern World (), and Dating God: Live and Love in the Way​.

Labirint Ozon. Charles M. Murphy offers readers an insightful look into the significance and legacy of St. Francis of Assisi for the Church and world today according to the New Evangelization and the wonderfully hopeful election of Pope Francis. This book, the first of its kind, is sure to inspire rich conversation and deep reflection on the meaning of Christian discipleship in our time, and challenge us to ‘preach by our deeds’ JUST AS [both] the saint and the pope named Francis DID.

Horan, O. To do this, word and witness have to be one and the same. In this book, Msgr. Charles Murphy offers us two superb examples of this authentic witness in St. Francis of Assisi and Pope Francis, thereby making a significant contribution to contemporary discussions of the New Evangelization. Sullivan, O. Murphy presents a series of thoughtful reflections on key aspects in the life and spirituality of St.

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Please type in your email address in order to receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password. Thomas Merton was one of the greatest spiritual writers and social critics of the past century. For thousands of men and women, he remains a guide and model for contemplative living, interreligious dialogue, and intellectual exploration.

While many have encountered Merton through his bestselling books on spirituality and contemplation, few are familiar with his powerful-and often prescient-insights about vital social and cultural issues of his day. In this audio course, award-winning professor Daniel Horan, O. Covering both famous and lesser-known works, Fr. Horan’s course introduces Merton fans and newcomers alike to a new side of the Trappist monk. Indeed, the lectures peel back the many layers of the man whom Pope Francis described as “a thinker who challenged the certitudes of his time and opened new horizons for souls and for the Church.

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Millions of Christians and non-Christians look to Thomas Merton for spiritual wisdom and guidance, but to whom did Merton look? Francis and for the Franciscan spiritual and intellectual tradition. Given recent renewed interest in St. Francis, this timely resource is both informative and practical, revealing a previously hidden side of Merton that will inspire a new generation of Christians to live richer, deeper, and more justice-minded lives of faith.

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The Franciscan Heart of Thomas Merton: A New Look at the Spiritual Inspiration of His Life, Thought, and Writing. Daniel Horan, O., popular author of Dating God​.

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