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Ilia Delio, OSF is a Franciscan Sister of Washington, D.C. and American theologian specializing in the area of science and religion, with interests in evolution, physics and neuroscience and the importance of these for theology. She was born in Newark, New Jersey and is the youngest of four children. Fordham UniversityPh.D., Historical TheologyM.A. Historical TheologyRutgers University Healthcare and Biomedical SciencesPh. D., Pharmacology Seton Hall UniversityM.S., Biology DeSales UniversityB.S., Biology
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The Unbearable Wholeness of Being
God, Evolution, and the Power of Love
Ilia Delio - 2013-04-01
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This title explores the meaning of Christian theology in light of the scientific discoveries of our age. Like Teilhard de Chardin and Thomas Berry, Delio opens out eyes to the omni-active, all-powerful, all-intelligent Love that forms and guides the interrelatedness and interbeing of everything and everyone - ourselves included....
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Making All Things New
Ilia Delio - 2015-09-01
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Ilia Delio introduces a new word, catholicity, which is destined to become as discussed and familiar in this century as the word Catholic was in the 2nd century. A new paradigm for being Catholic: catholicity, a conscious awareness of how everything - the sun, moon, starts, Kepler, Saturn, maple trees, muddy rivers, amoeba, bacteria and all people ...
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The Emergent Christ
Exploring the Meaning of Catholic in an Evolutionary Universe
Ilia Delio - 2011-11-09
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Ilia Delio makes fascinating sense of the universe, beginning with the story of cosmic evolution, coursing through the meaning of God in evolution and the emergence of Christ, and concluding with new ways of seeing Christ in all things. As Teilhard de Chardin did in The Divine Milieu, Ilia Delio reveals the sacrament of God at work in the world. Sh...
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Franciscan Prayer
Ilia Delio O.S.F. - 2004-10-06
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Masterfully written and intensely enlightening, Franciscan Prayer could very well be considered the essential handbook for all those seeking to pray and live the Franciscan way.With exquisite execution, Franciscan theologian Ilia Delio clearly outlines what it means to pray as a Franciscan. Through her experience as a discalced Carmelite nun and th...
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Birth of a Dancing Star
My Journey from Cradle Catholic to Cyborg Christian
Ilia Delio - 2019-11-21
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In this heartfelt and spirited memoir, bestselling author Ilia Delio, one of the most exciting thinkers on the frontier between religion and science, recounts a journey that took her from scientist to theologian, and from traditional cloistered nun to a leading proponent of evolution and “cyborg life.” From the Baltimore Catechism and the suburban ...
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The Perennial Tradition
Richard Rohr, Mark Burrows, Ilia Delio, Mary Beth Ingham, David Benner, John Esposito, James Danaher, Robert Sardello, Jamie Manson, James Finley - 2014-01-07 (first published in 2013)
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The Perennial Tradition, or Wisdom Tradition, is explored in depth in this inaugural issue of the Rohr Institute’s spiritual, literary journal, "Oneing." The Perennial Tradition is found as a recurring theme in all of the world’s religions and philosophies, pointing to Divine Reality underneath and inherent in all things and the human soul’s capaci...
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Christ in Evolution
Ilia Delio - 2008-02-28
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Ilia Delilo transcends the debate on evolution and intelligent design to reveal the Christ who is at the centre of our lives in a complete universe. She draws on mystics and theologians to show the love of God at the heart of a total redemptive process taking place in the human consciousness....
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The Humility of God
A Franciscan Perspective
Ilia Delio - 2011-07-17 (first published in 2005)
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The humility of God is really about God's relationship to the world and God's fidelity to the world, even when everything in the world seems to fail.—from the Introduction "Here as in her previous work, Sister Ilia builds on her outstanding command of the scholarship about the work of Bonaventure which has developed so remarkably in the twentieth c...
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From Teilhard to Omega
Co-creating an Unfinished Universe
Ilia Delio - 2014-01-02
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Thirteen scholars--including John F. Haught, Ursula King, and John C. Haughey, SJ--take off from where Teilhard de Chardin left off, opening new windows to the divine mystery, to the evolving person, and to the new energies of love needed for the forward movement of life....
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Ten Evenings with God
Illia Delio - 2012-04-30
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Sometimes the gift of free will does not seem like God has done us a favor. God has given us free will, but what is God's will in our lives? To seek God's will, we must get to know God. This book helps us to explore the will of God not as an end in itself, but as the path to freedom; not the freedom of autonomy, but the freedom of love.The author t...
Clare of Assisi by Ilia Delio O.S.F.
Compassion by Ilia Delio
Re-Enchanting the Earth by Ilia Delio
Simply Bonaventure by Ilia Delio
Personal Transformation and a New Creation by Ilia Delio
Catholicity and Emerging Personhood by Daniel P. Horan OFM
A Franciscan View of Creation by Ilia Delio
A New Heaven, A New Earth by Dianne Bergant
Teilhard de Chardin On Love by Louis M. Savary, Patricia H. Berne
Christian Ministry in the Divine Milieu by C. Donald SJ Maldari
Crucified Love by Ilia Delio
Franciscans and Healthcare by Ilia Delio, Dominic Monti, Daniel Sulmasy, Beth Howe, Mary Hroscikoski, Esther Anderson, Peggy Egan, Patricia Simpson, Laureen Painter, Thomas Nairn, Kenneth Himes
CRISTO EN EVOLUCIÓN. Prólogo de John F. Haught (Ciencia y Religión) by ILIA DELIO
Go Rebuild My House by Ilia Delio, Doris Gottemoeller, John Burkhard, C. Colt Anderson, Vincent Cushing, Katarina Schuth
Cheminer avec saint Bonaventure by Ilia Delio
Breathed Into Wholeness by Mary Frohlich
Care for Creation by Ilia Delio O.S.F., Keith Douglass Warner O.F.M., Pamela Wood
Contemplative Church by Peter Traben Haas
The Source of All Love by Heidi Russell
Franciscans and Creation by Ilia Delio, John F. Haught, Gabriel Uhlein, Dawn Nothwehr, Keith Douglas Warner, Franklin Fong, Zachary Hayes
Franciscans and the Scriptures by Washington Theological Union, Ilia Delio, Dominic Monti, James Scullion, Robert J. Karris, Michael D. Guinan
La prière franciscaine (EDITIONS FRANCI) by Ilia Delio
Church as Dynamic Life-System by A. Joseph Bracken