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Take the Plunge : Living Baptism and Confirmation.

Author: Timothy Radcliffe
Publisher: London : Continuum International Pub., 2012.
Series: International texts in critical media aesthetics.
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After a string of bestselling books (all published by Continuum), Fr Radcliffe argues that Christianity will only thrive today, overcoming the challenges of secularism and religious fundamentalism, if we rediscover the beauty of baptism. It touches the deepest dramas of human life: birth, growing up, falling in love, daring to give oneself to others, searching for meaning, coping with suffering and failure, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Radcliffe, Timothy.
Take the Plunge : Living Baptism and Confirmation.
London : Continuum International Publishing, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Radcliffe
ISBN: 9781441192196 1441192190
OCLC Number: 793996895
Description: 1 online resource (307 pages).
Contents: Introduction; 1 This child?; 2 What name?; 3 Commandments and claim; 4 Listening to the Word; 5 The community of the saints; 6 Fight the good fight; 7 The oil of gladness; 8 A fertile word; 9 The moment of choice; 10 Stripped; 11 Take the plunge; 12 God's anointed; 13 God's holy people; 14 The paradoxes of sanctity; 15 Seeing in the dark; 16 Did you receive the Spirit?; 17 Growing up; Epilogue; Bibliography.
Series Title: International texts in critical media aesthetics.

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Timothy Radcliffe writes on the beauty of baptism, and how its rediscovery is key to the thriving of Christianity today.  Read more...

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In this wide-ranging, wise and engagingly written book, Fr Radcliffe initially deals with many of the practical questions that people ask about Baptism, and then proceeds to discuss not only the Read more...

 
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