The Cursillo Movement in America: Catholics, Protestants, and Fourth-Day Spirituality

The Cursillo Movement in America: Catholics, Protestants, and Fourth-Day Spirituality

by Kristy Nabhan-Warren

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Cursillo Movement in America: Catholics, Protestants, and Fourth-Day Spirituality

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781469607160
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date: 09/09/2013
Edition description: 1
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Kristy Nabhan-Warren is the V. O. and Elizabeth Kahl Figge Fellow in Catholic Studies in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Iowa and author of The Virgin of El Barrio: Marian Apparitions, Catholic Evangelizing, and Mexican American Activism.

Table of Contents

Preface: New Beginnings xi

Introduction: Finding Christ and Community in America 1

The Significance of Catholic and Protestant Cursillos and the Fourth-Day Movement

Chapter 1 Los Origenes Mallorquines 20

Eduardo Bonnín Aguiló and the Birth of the Cursillo de Cristiandad Movement

Chapter 2 Coming to America 56

The Early History of U.S. Cursillos de Cristiandad

Chapter 3 A Focus on Christian Experience 84

The Protestant Cursillos (Tres Dias, Walk to Emmaus, Via de Cristo) and the National Episcopal Cursillo

Chapter 4 Blooming Where We're Planted 127

U.S. Catholics and Protestants Talk about Living Their Cursillo

Chapter 5 Teens Encounter Christ 166

Pioneer in Young Adult Weekend Experiences

Chapter 6 Feeding Bodies and Souls 199

Kairos Prison Ministry International

Chapter 7 Maverick yet Mainstream 226

Christ Renews His Parish and Great Banquet

Epilogue: Cursillo Weekends, Fourth-Day Spirituality, and the Future 245

Appendix 1 Cursillo Chronology 255

Appendix 2 Glossary 257

Notes 259

Index 303

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Richly textured and very readable. Describes and analyzes a sometimes invisible but important slice of American Christianity.—Chester Gillis, Georgetown University

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