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A public faith : how followers of Christ should serve the common good

Author: Miroslav Volf
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Brazos Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While Volf argues that there is no single way Christian faith relates to culture as a whole, he explores major issues on the frontlines of faith today: 1) In what way does the Christian faith come to malfunction in the contemporary world, and how should we counter these malfunctions? 2) What should a Christian's main concern be when it comes to living well in the world today? and 3) How should we go about realizing  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Miroslav Volf
ISBN: 9781587432989 1587432986
OCLC Number: 662401661
Description: xvii, 174 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Malfunctions of faith --
Idleness --
Coerciveness --
Human flourishing --
Identity and difference --
Sharing wisdom --
Public engagement.
Responsibility: Miroslav Volf.

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While Volf argues that there is no single way Christian faith relates to culture as a whole, he explores major issues on the frontlines of faith today: 1) In what way does the Christian faith come to malfunction in the contemporary world, and how should we counter these malfunctions? 2) What should a Christian's main concern be when it comes to living well in the world today? and 3) How should we go about realizing a vision for human flourishing in relation to other faiths and under the roof of a single state? --from publisher description.

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