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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.

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.

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