Too Big a Tent?

Twentieth Century Catholic Theologians
From Neoscholasticism to Nuptial Mysticism
Fergus Kerr
Blackwell, $29.95, 240 pp.

As the editor of the Dominican theological journal New Blackfriars, Fergus Kerr, OP, has a reputation for fair-mindedness and scholarly precision. As the author of Immortal Longings: Versions of Transcending Humanity (1997), Kerr deepened his reputation as a thinker who was not only rooted in the Catholic tradition but also open to currents in contemporary philosophy and philosophical theology. Immortal Longings critiqued philosophers Martha...

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About the Author

Stephen J. Pope is a professor of theology at Boston College. He is the author of Human Evolution and Christian Ethics (Cambridge University Press, 2007).