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Author Nabhan-Warren, Kristy.

Title The Virgin of el barrio [electronic resource] : Marian apparitions, Catholic evangelizing, and Mexican American activism / Kristy Nabhan-Warren.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 291 p. : ill.
Series Qualitative studies in religion
Qualitative studies in religion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-269) and index.
Contents Fe (faith), familia (family), and communidad (community) : Mexican American devotion to the Virgin Mary -- Estela Ruiz and the Virgin of the Americas : an intimate relationship -- From the devil to Mary : the Ruiz family narratives -- Battling satan : the Blessed Mother's messages of healing, hope, and urgency -- "On fire for Mary and Jesus!" : becoming new men and women in Mary's Ministries -- Catholic evangelization : fighting "fire with fire" -- Corporate evangelizers :: a family's "vision" for South Phoenix -- Hope and healing : the dialectics of faith and place -- Conclusion : Grassroots Catholicism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Ruiz, Estela, 1936-
Mary's Ministries.
Guadalupe, Our Lady of -- Cult -- Arizona -- Phoenix.
Mexican American Catholics -- Religious life -- Arizona -- Phoenix.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 081475824X (cloth : alk. paper)
0814758258 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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