Collectible; Very Good in Very Good jacket. 1st Priinting (Stated) Clean! ! No Marks. Appears Unread. FROM THE DUST JACKET: 'A TIME TO BUILD takes up the hard work of discovering which values in our culture are spurious, which are genuine, and where the work of construction begins. Evaluating Christianity's role in man's past, present, and future, Mr. Novak examines existing structures of the Church and our society from an existential point of view, from a moral point of view, and from a pragmatic point of view.'.................................. 493 pages 21 cm Contents: Christianity: renewed or slowly abandoned? --The Christian and the atheist--The odd logic of theism and nontheism--The nonbeliever and the new liturgical movement--Lonergan's starting place: the performance of asking questions--Romanita` has seen its lovely days--American Catholicisn after the Council--Diversity of structures and freedom within structures--Adult obedience--The substance of transubstantiation--The free churches and the Roman Church--Beginning the encounter--Paulus Tillich: in memoriam--Dietrich Bonhoeffer--The emergence of hope--The philosophical roots of religious unity--The traditional pragmatism--Moral society and immoral man--Reasons for chastity--Toward a positive sexual morality--Our terrorism, our brutality--The new nuns.
Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Hardcover in dust jacket. A clean, tight and unmarked book in similar dust jacket (now protected in removeable archival mylar sleeve). xvi, 493p.
Very Good in Very Good-dust jacket. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible.; Novak, Michael TIME TO BUILD, A N. Y. Macmillan 1967. First edition. Very good. D/j is very good. Pages-493...."which values in our culture are spurious, which are genuine, and where the work of reconstructi on begins. " Tear along hinge edge and into body of dust jacket in the back.; 0.
VG/GOOD. Jacket has minor edgewear. 1967. SIGNED by the author dated April, 1978. First Printing (stated). Burgundy Cloth hardcover. Dust Jacket now in clear plastic BRODART protector. Original price to front endflap. 493pp. Index.
Very Good. 1967. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 493pp. Cover has some water stains. Keywords: Christianity-Christian Faith Cover has some water stains. Not a first edition copy.....We ship daily from our warehouse.
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