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Theological institutions, once “walled off” from society (especially ecclesiastical seminaries), have been for decades open institutions of spiritual and theological growth and questioning.
Students bring varied questions and attitudes to the study of theology and to the foundational texts (scriptural, patristic, dogmatic, creedal, etc.) of. Law, Person, & Community provides the necessary foundation to approach a variety of issues much to the fore in contemporary legal debate: the role of law in civil society and in the Catholic Church; the intentionality of both civil and canon law; Author: John J.
Coughlin. One reason it can be hard to say a good word about institutions is that it seems like they’re just there: inert, inactive unless to bother us, as aggressively dull as a Soviet apartment building or the DMV office.
That is not a view that accounts for Christian reflection on creation, reconciliation and redemption. In light of God’s blessing of all creation, institutions are. Her other works include Laura Gilpin: An Enduring Grace (), winner of the George Wittenborn Award for outstanding art book, and the co-edited volume The Oxford History of the American West (), winner of the Western Heritage Award and the Caughey Western History Association prize for the outstanding book in western history.
And GonzaÌ lez’s The History of Theological Education is certainly more than a repackaging of his previous work with a focus on theological training. As GonzaÌ lez recounts in the preface, the book emerged from his own reflection on how such historymust inform the contemporary crisis facing traditional theological education.
The Wounded Healer is a hope-filled and profoundly simple book that speaks directly to those men and women who want to be of service in their church or community, but have found the traditional ways often threatening and ineffective.
In this book, Henri Nouwen combines creative case studies of ministry with stories from diverse cultures and religious traditions in preparing Cited by: This proven resource for studying the most established of human institutions has been in print for over twenty years, with o copies sold.
The fourth edition has been updated to address current family-related issues and refined to reflect teaching practices for the contemporary classroom, including updated references to online resources. The Review of Biblical Literature (RBL), founded by the Society of Biblical Literature, presents reviews of books in biblical studies and related fields.
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This significant book, winner of a Christianity Today Book Award, avoids philosophical jargon and offers fuller explanation where needed. It is the first book in the Church and Postmodern Culture series, which provides practical applications for Christians engaged in ministry in a postmodern world.
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Theology is the systematic study of the nature of the Divine and, more broadly, of religious belief. It is taught as an academic discipline, typically in universities and seminaries. It occupies itself with the unique content of analyzing the supernatural, but also deals with religious epistemology, asks and seeks to answer the question of revelation.
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Many churches recognize the importance of the genuine spiritual hunger in our time and are attempting to bridge the gulf between traditional religious institutions and the contemporary spiritual quest by revitalizing and retooling ancient spiritual practices.
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Increasing numbers of young adults go to university. This book explores contemporary understandings of what universities are for, what impact they might be having on their students, and what visions of life and society are driving them.
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