Mccoy is the author of a still and quiet conscience. Bill cate church council of greater seattle and the rev. Hunthausen, whose outspoken support for nuclear disarmament, gay rights and an expanded role for women in the church made him one of the most. Archbishop hickey, with a model sense of cooperation and collegial concern, filed a lengthy and exhaustively documented report with this congregation, and with that. New hunthausen bio depicts seattle prelate as francis before francis.
Aug 29, 2012 retired seattle archbishop raymond hunthausen celebrated his 91st birthday last week, and thursday marks the 50th anniversary of his ordination as a catholic bishop. Former archbishop raymond hunthausen was beloved by many and castigated by others for his support of nuclear disarmament, gay rights and broader roles for women within the church. Mar 27, 2015 after our update last month on archbishop emeritus alex j. Hunthausen, a retired seattle archbishop whose outspoken support for nuclear disarmament, gay rights and an expanded role for women in the catholic church made him one of the most. Smashwords about chris park, author of to love and serve. This book reveals the well known and well documented political dynamics of. But no one mentions god, the afterlife or repentance. The quintessential vatican ii bishop, hunthausen embraced the spirit of renewal, reaching out to the laity, women, and those on the margins. Solomon is not a prophet of doom he is a prophet of hope, showing us the way out of existential cruelty. There are also two other words that describe this remarkable man faith and humility. Principally, though, archbishop hickey spent some four to five hours of intense discussion with you. Jul 22, 2018 former archbishop raymond hunthausen was beloved by many and castigated by others for his support of nuclear disarmament, gay rights and broader roles for women within the church.
Raymond hunthausen, then the doughty, littleknown archbishop of. Home 17231998 275th anniversary weaverland mennonite church. Hunthausen, whose outspoken support for nuclear disarmament, gay rights and an expanded role for women in the church made him one of the most controversial u. May 14, 2009 in 1986 and 1987, the vatican in the words of the new york timesstripped archbishop hunthausen of authority over five areas of church policy after concluding that he strayed from orthodoxy. Jul 24, 2018 seattle ap retired seattle archbishop raymond g. The archbishop who challenged a pope, a president, and a church, mccoy details a tumultuous period in catholic church history, focusing on hunthausen s. In this captivating account, lynn hunt, margaret jacob, and wijnand mijnhardt take us to the vibrant dutch republic and its flourishing book trade to explore the work that sowed the radical idea that religions could be considered on equal terms.
Archbishop raymond hunthausen remembered for his humanity. An outspoken and often controversial leader, the archbishop emeritus of seattle was the last surviving american bishop to have attended. Instead, it is a lively, personal, and searching study for gods presence in our world. Jul 22, 2018 retired seattle archbishop raymond hunthausen, a disarming spirit who rejected war and embraced the pastoral reforms of the second vatican council, died july 22 at the age of 96. This book reveals the well known and well documented political dynamics of the power structure of the roman catholic church. Brunett 19972010, a number of readers asked about archbishop emeritus raymond g. He served as bishop of helena from 1962 to 1975 and as archbishop of seattle from 1975 to 1991. New biography of peace prophet archbishop raymond hunthausen. Hunthausen, archbishop of seattle from 19751991, is about.
The stadel museum in frankfurt will explore the influences of predecessors and contemporaries on the work of peter paul rubens 15771640 in an exhibition of around 100 works, which opens this. Two french protestant refugees in eighteenthcentury amsterdam gave the world an extraordinary work that intrigued and outraged readers across europe. Raymond hunthausen, liberal seattle archbishop censured by. Author leaves hunthausen encased in superlatives national. An outspoken and often controversial leader, the archbishop emeritus of seattle was the. Seattle catholic joseph cardinal ratzingers report issued. Sep 10, 2016 archbishop raymond hunthausen turned 95 in august, and he was hailed by writers for the national catholic reporter and the seattle postintelligencer as a forerunner of the activist, pastoral, and sociallyconscious style of church leadership that has been championed by pope francis. Archbishop hunthausen told me, when i interviewed him on memorial day 2011, that he really would much prefer that any book about him not be published until after his death. He was noted for sermons and writings in defence of the principles of nonconformity, for devotional verse, and for involvement in the cause of antislavery. Hunthausen served as the bishop of helena from 1962 to 1975 and as archbishop of seattle.
An important new book about a man who has been called one of the most courageous voices in late 20th century, has been released. Jul 25, 2018 the roman catholic archbishop raymond hunthausen served as the archbishop of seattle from 1975 to 1991. James cathedral parish, who said the archbishop, 93, appreciated the thought but didnt feel up to doing an interview. Osb and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Update on retired archbishop hunthausen northwest catholic. The titles of the three sections of this book are a reflection on his life conscience courage character. Archbishop hunthausen is a living example of deep embodiment of jesus teaching.
Hunthausen was archbishop of the seattle archdiocese from 1975 to 1991. Weaving pneumatological, teleological, eschatological, anthropological, and ecological strands into christology, gunton draws from and interacts with a wide range of theologians, from ancient to modern, to weave together a strong incarnationcreation link and the doctrine of the holy spirit. Hunthausen died sunday at his home in helena, montana, the seattle archdiocese said. Hunthausen was figuratively clapped in irons and thrown into the dungeon by now pope emeritus josef ratzinger, with the explicit approval of john paul ii. Three years earlier, pope john paul ii delivered a humiliating rebuke to him by installing an auxiliary bishop in seattle and empowering him to handle. What happens at mass 9781568545639 by jeremy driscoll. Archbishop raymond hunthausen, controversial seattle emeritus. Frank fromherzs intimate portrait of archbishop hunthausen makes one believe that they knew the archbishop even though they may have never met him. In john mccoys excellent new book, a still and quiet conscience. Stephen jay gould, burgess shale, archbishop hunthausen. Archbishop raymond hunthausen, controversial seattle. I am a retired academic with more than 30 years experience in university teaching, research and senior management in the uk.
This will prevent shannon from sending you messages, friend request or from viewing your profile. Former archbishop raymond hunthausen was beloved by many and. Raymond hunthausen, liberal archbishop rebuked by rome. Connolly was succeeded by raymond gerhardt hunthausen 19751991.
A disarming spirit the life of archbishop raymond hunthausen. Raymond gerhardt hunthausen august 21, 1921 july 22, 2018 was an american prelate of the catholic church. Ackerman was born on august 30, 1903 in pittsburgh, pennsylvania. Nov 12, 2015 thirty years ago, archbishop raymond g. The roman catholic archdiocese says hunthausen died sunday, july 22, 2018, at his home in helena, mont. The archbishop who challenged a pope, a president, and a church orbis books. The future bishop graduated from duquesne university high school in 1920 and in that same year, entered the duquesne university school of drama.
The archbishop who challenged a pope, a president, and a church, orbis books. He was one of the great ecumenical champions of his generation, alongside such luminaries as the rev. Retired seattle archbishop raymond hunthausen, a disarming spirit who rejected war and embraced the pastoral reforms of the second vatican council. Seattles archbishop supports gay rights archbishop raymond g. In it a teenage hacker breaks the pentagon code and triggers a nuclear war. He was the last surviving american to have participated as a bishop in the second vatican council. Apr 25, 2012 this is the biography page for chris park. The life of archbishop raymond hunthausen by frank fromherz. Thomas binney 17981874 was an english congregationalist divine of the 19th century, popularly known as the archbishop of nonconformity. Julia mcnair wright wright, julia mcnair, 18401903 a wikipedia article about this author is available wright, julia mcnair, 18401903. What amazed me, said archbishop hunthuasen, was that in the movie the world is going to end in a half an hour. The complete story in the first step in the defeat of hitler switched subjects, moving from world war ii to the line of jewish kings, examining the 52 monarchs who r.
Archbishop hunthausen gave an illustration of the secularist paradigm regarding a movie called war games. Bishops and the washington state catholic conference on the issue of homosexuality in the july 1, 1977 edition of catholic northwest progress. He served as bishop of helena from 1962 to 1975 and as archbishop of. Hunthausen, archbishop of seattle from 19751991, is about a bishop who epitomized this styleand the price he paid. Born and raised in montana, hunthausen entered the priesthood in 1946, and later became bishop. The mayor of seattle, along with many other mayors throughout. Archbishop hunthausen told me, when i interviewed him on memorial day 2011, that he really would much prefer that any book.1281 1071 886 295 274 1156 38 1268 1017 1035 140 1546 220 280 1439 1258 1263 954 169 1355 384 1412 1149 464 257 216 696 680