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Furthering humanity : a theology of culture

Author: Timothy Gorringe
Publisher: Aldershot : Ashgate, [2004] © 2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

How should we reflect theologically about culture? Tim Gorringe presents a threefold, and interrelated, reflection organized around culture, power and mission.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Gorringe
ISBN: 0754640310 9780754640318 0754640329 9780754640325
OCLC Number: 1039578519
Description: 283 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Contents: Part I Culture: The long revolution; Religion, faith and culture; The quality of culture; Cultural imperialism. Part II Power: Opium of the people?; Hegemony and the task of the Church; Liberation theology and cultural politics. Part III Mission: Imperialism at prayer?; Translation and inculturation; Universal humanity and the clash of civilizations; The Gospel in a multicultural society. Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: T.J. Gorringe.


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Prize: Shortlisted for the Michael Ramsay Prize, 2005 'Timothy Gorringe has established himself as one of the eminent theologians of our time working on the boundaries of faith and culture. His Read more...

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