Migration, Transnationalism and Catholicism: Global by Dominic Pasura,Marta Bivand Erdal

By Dominic Pasura,Marta Bivand Erdal

This e-book is the 1st to research the affects of migration and transnationalism on international Catholicism. It explores how migration and transnationalism are generating different areas and encounters which are moulding the Roman Catholic Church as establishment and parish, pilgrimage and community, neighborhood and folks. Bringing jointly tested and rising students of sociology, anthropology, geography, background and theology, it examines migrants’ non secular transnationalism, yet both the consequences of migration-related-diversity on non-migrant Catholics and the Church itself. This well timed edited assortment is organised round a sequence of theoretical frameworks for realizing the intersections of migration and Catholicism, with case stories from 17 diverse nations and contexts. the level to which migrants’ religiosity transforms Catholicism, and the negotiations of solidarity in variety in the Roman Catholic Church, are key subject matters all through. This leading edge process will entice students of migration, transnationalism, faith, theology, and diversity.

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