Hail, Holy Queen

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Doubleday Religious Publishing Group, 18 oct. 2005 - 208 pages
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A fresh and enlightening new perspective on Mary, Mother of God, and her central importance in the Christian faith, from the author of the highly successful The Lamb's Supper.

In The Lamb's Supper, Catholic scholar and apologist Scott Hahn explored the relationship between the Book of Revelation and the Roman Catholic Mass, deftly clarifying the most subtle of theological points with analogies and anecdotes from everyday life. In Hail, Holy Queen, he employs the same accessible, entertaining style to demonstrate Mary's essential role in Christianity's redemptive message.

Most Christians know that the life of Jesus is foreshadowed throughout the Old Testament. Through a close examination of the Bible, as well as the work of both Catholic and Protestant scholars and clergy, Hahn brings to light the small but significant details showing that just as Jesus is the "New Adam," so Mary is the "New Eve." He unveils the Marian mystery at the heart of the Book of Revelation and reveals how it is foretold in the very first pages of the Book of Genesis and in the story of King David's monarchy, which speaks of a privileged place for the mother of the king.

Building on these scriptural and historical foundations, Hahn presents a new look at the Marian doctrines: Her Immaculate Conception, Perpetual Virginity, Assumption, and Coronation. As he guides modern-day readers through passages filled with mysteries and poetry, Hahn helps them rediscover the ancient art and science of reading the Scriptures and gain a more profound understanding of their truthfulness and relevance to faith and the practice of religion in the contemporary world.


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Review: Hail, Holy Queen: The Mother of God in the Word of God

Avis d'utilisateur  - Keith Little - Goodreads

Comprehensive, scholarly, and well-written it's only downfall might be over-simplification in some areas and the goofy, unnecessary subtitles. A great primer for non-Catholics (like myself ... Consulter l'avis complet

Review: Hail, Holy Queen: The Mother of God in the Word of God

Avis d'utilisateur  - Jennifer Short - Goodreads

Scott Hahn has a way of making simple theological concepts. As a former Protestant, Dr. Hahn has, in this book, tackled the one area of faith that has so often divided Protestants from Catholics ... Consulter l'avis complet

Table des matières

CHAPTER 3
48
CHAPTER 4
70
CHAPTER 6
116
CHAPTER 8
150
The Venerable Beads I 63
177
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À propos de l'auteur (2005)

Scott Hahn, an internationally renowned Catholic lecturer and apologist, is a professor of theology at the Franciscan University of Steubenville. His books include A Father Who Keeps His Promises; Rome Sweet Home, the bestselling story, coauthored with his wife, of their conversion to Catholicism; and, most recently, The Lamb's Supper. He lives in Steubenville, Ohio.

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