Download Atonement as Gift: Re-Imagining the Cross for the Church and by Katie Heffelfinger,Patrick McGlinchey PDF

By Katie Heffelfinger,Patrick McGlinchey

Atonement as present: Re-Imagining the go for the Church and the realm grows out of the conviction that the doctrine of the atonement has wide-reaching sensible implications for a few of the inner most pastoral and theological questions contributors and groups face this present day. It asks the question:

'What distinction does the atonement make for ecumenics, pastoral care, theodicy, gender, ecology, and social division?'

The solutions given by means of specialists of their fields aspect to the possibility of the doctrine to resume Christian theology and spirituality. This targeted publication is designed not just to provide the insights of those theologians, but additionally to steer readers to have interaction the difficulty for themselves and to combine the doctrine into their very own theological reflection.

Contents:
1. Stephen Williams, 'The Atonement at the present time: The country of present Discussion';
2. Vincent Twomey and Stephen Williams, 'The move and Our Aspiration for a standard Doctrine of Redemption' via questions for chat groups;
3. Ron Elsdon, 'The move and the Redemption of the Cosmos';
4. Elaine Storkey, 'The pass and the Reconciliation of Gender' by way of an artistic writing workshop exercise;
5. David Tombs, 'The pass and the Reconciliation of Enemies';
6. Richard Bauckham, 'The pass and God's include of pain' through an exegetically pushed workout analyzing lament texts;
7. Robin Stockitt, 'The pass and Our Captivity to disgrace' by way of assets for accomplishing a bibliodrama workshop;
8. Heather Morris, 'The move and the therapeutic of the Self' by way of the outline of a prayer ministry sanatorium concerning the topics of the bankruptcy;
9. Katie M. Heffelfinger and Patrick G. McGlinchey, 'Responses';
10. Conclusion.

Show description

Read Online or Download Atonement as Gift: Re-Imagining the Cross for the Church and the World PDF

Similar christian theology books

Gathering Those Driven Away

This booklet is a robust expression of Jesus Christ given in the course of the brokenness and hostilities of this international, as skilled by means of people who are marginalized and persecuted in modern society. Drawing on broader resources within the Christian culture, Farley keeps the facility of Jesus of Nazareth because the expression of the Divine Eros in knowledge, to wreck powers of sin, and supply a imaginative and prescient of existence, that is another Empire to provide methods and the place love reigns as norm.

Getting It Right: Christian Perfection
and Wesley’s
Purposeful List (Asbury Theological Seminary Series: The Study of World Christian Revitalization Movements)

This can be an inside-out viewpoint of Christian perfection that makes an attempt to combine the inward and outward dimensions of Wesley's idea of holiness.

Jesus v. Abortion: They Know Not What They Do (Theopolitical Visions Book 19)

There are 3 major positions that folks undertake in the abortion debate: pro-life, muddled center, and pro-choice. Jesus v. Abortion opinions the pro-choice and muddled center positions, utilizing a number of strange angles:(1) The query "What might Jesus say approximately abortion if he have been right here this present day?

Liturgy and Architecture: From the Early Church to the Middle Ages (Liturgy, Worship and Society Series)

During this publication Allan Doig explores the interrelationship of liturgy and structure from the Early Church to the shut of the center a while, bearing in mind social, fiscal, technical, theological and creative components. those are the most important to a formal knowing of ecclesiastical structure of all classes, and jointly their learn illuminates the research of liturgy.

Extra resources for Atonement as Gift: Re-Imagining the Cross for the Church and the World

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 13 votes