Roger Haight on Catholic Theology Since Vatican II

00:00

March 17 Podcast

Roger Haight, S.J., visiting professor at Union Theological Seminary and author of a three-volume work on ecclesiology, Christian Community in History, discusses the extraordinary flowering of Catholic Theology since Vatican II. Among the figures he reflects upon are Karl Rahner, Johannes B. Metz and Elizabeth Johnson. According to Fr. Haight, the "expanded territory covered by the theologians of our era bears comparison to the transition from the monastery to the university in the High Middle Ages." Listen to this episode
Roger Haight, S.J., visiting professor at Union Theological Seminary and author of a three-volume work on ecclesiology, Christian Community in History, discusses the extraordinary flowering of Catholic Theology since Vatican II. Among the figures he reflects upon are Karl Rahner, Johannes B. Metz and Elizabeth Johnson. According to Fr. Haight, the "expanded territory covered by the theologians of our era bears comparison to the transition from the monastery to the university in the High Middle Ages." Listen to this episode

Don't miss the best from America

Sign up for our Newsletter to get the Jesuit perspective on news, faith and culture.

The latest from america

It's not easy to talk about mental health. How can we make that conversation easier to have?
Olga SeguraJune 23, 2017
“It’s the water of life, it’s waters of baptism, it’s the Jordan river."
The EditorsJune 22, 2017
How can we change the conversation between the hierarchy and LGBT Catholics?
Ashley McKinlessJune 16, 2017

Our guest this week is Stephanie Slade, a managing editor at Reason magazine and contributing writer at America.

June 14, 2017