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Fasting

Author: Scot McKnight
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, [2010], ©2009.
Series: Ancient practices series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Christianity has traditionally been at odds with the human body. At times in the history of the church, Christians have viewed the body and physical desires as the enemy. Scot McKnight, best-selling author of The Jesus Creed, reconnects the spiritual and the physical in the ancient disclipline of fasting. Inside you'll find: in-depth biblical precendents for the practice of fasting; how to fast effectively and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scot McKnight
ISBN: 9780849946059 0849946050
OCLC Number: 644686336
Description: xxii, 185 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Fasting and body image --
Part:1: Spirituality and fasting --
Fasting as body talk --
Fasting as body turning --
Fasting as body plea --
Fasting as body grief --
Fasting as body discipline --
Fasting as body calendar --
Fasting as body poverty --
Fasting as body contact --
Fasting as body hope --
Part 2: Wisdom and fasting --
Fasting and its problems --
Fasting and its benefits --
Fasting and the body --
Conclusion --
Study guide.
Series Title: Ancient practices series.
Responsibility: Scot McKnight.

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Christianity has traditionally been at odds with the human body. At times in the history of the church, Christians have viewed the body and physical desires as the enemy. Now, Scot McKnight,  Read more...

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