skip to content
No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong.

Author: Judy Chan; Philip L Wickeri
Publisher: Eugene : Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Churches are traditionally among the first to respond to the call to aid strangers in distress. In this age of globalization, one group of strangers in particular--asylum seekers and refugees--is in urgent need of welcome as they flee their homelands in search of safety. This same group, however, faces hostility and rejection in many places. What should be the church's response? This book argues that Christian  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chan, Judy.
No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong.
Eugene : Wipf and Stock Publishers, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Judy Chan; Philip L Wickeri
ISBN: 9781532604164 1532604165
OCLC Number: 1020697652
Description: 1 online resource (238 pages)

Abstract:

Churches are traditionally among the first to respond to the call to aid strangers in distress. In this age of globalization, one group of strangers in particular--asylum seekers and refugees--is in urgent need of welcome as they flee their homelands in search of safety. This same group, however, faces hostility and rejection in many places. What should be the church's response? This book argues that Christian hospitality offers a powerful theological and pastoral response to such vulnerable strangers in our midst. For that to happen, the church must answer two questions: ""What is Christian ho.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1020697652> # No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong.
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1020697652" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/oru> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Place/eugene> ; # Eugene
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BV4466> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/241.671/e23/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Person/wickeri_philip_l> ; # Philip L. Wickeri
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Person/chan_judy> ; # Judy Chan
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description "Churches are traditionally among the first to respond to the call to aid strangers in distress. In this age of globalization, one group of strangers in particular--asylum seekers and refugees--is in urgent need of welcome as they flee their homelands in search of safety. This same group, however, faces hostility and rejection in many places. What should be the church's response? This book argues that Christian hospitality offers a powerful theological and pastoral response to such vulnerable strangers in our midst. For that to happen, the church must answer two questions: ""What is Christian ho."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4248036566> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#CreativeWork/no_strangers_here_christian_hospitality_and_refugee_ministry_in_twenty_first_century_hong_kong> ;
    schema:name "No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong."@en ;
    schema:productID "1020697652" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1020697652#PublicationEvent/eugene_wipf_and_stock_publishers_2017> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Agent/wipf_and_stock_publishers> ; # Wipf and Stock Publishers
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5220449> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5220449> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781532604164> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1020697652> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Agent/wipf_and_stock_publishers> # Wipf and Stock Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Wipf and Stock Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Person/chan_judy> # Judy Chan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Chan" ;
    schema:givenName "Judy" ;
    schema:name "Judy Chan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#Person/wickeri_philip_l> # Philip L. Wickeri
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wickeri" ;
    schema:givenName "Philip L." ;
    schema:name "Philip L. Wickeri" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4248036566#CreativeWork/no_strangers_here_christian_hospitality_and_refugee_ministry_in_twenty_first_century_hong_kong>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1020697652> ; # No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781532604164>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1532604165" ;
    schema:isbn "9781532604164" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1020697652>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1020697652> ; # No Strangers Here : Christian Hospitality and Refugee Ministry in Twenty-First-Century Hong Kong.
    schema:dateModified "2019-02-09" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.