A Grammar of Justice: The Legacy of Ignacio Ellacuria

A Grammar of Justice

Edited by J. Matthew Ashley, Kevin Burke SJ and Rodolfo Cardenal SJ. Drawing on a team of international scholars, focuses on the work of Ellacuría and its relevance for the future. The title refers to Cardinal Newman’s “grammar of assent,” the argument for the role of faith in countering the “debilitating rationalism.” In a similar way, Ellacuría envisions a “grammar of justice” as a response to the postmodern apathy of today. Read more.