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Redeeming power : understanding authority and abuse in the church

Author: Diane Langberg
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Brazos Press, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An internationally recognized counselor offers Christian leaders a clinical and theological framework for understanding how power operates, the effects of the abuse of power, and how power can be redeemed and restored to its proper God-given place in human relationships and institutions"--
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Langberg, Diane.
Redeeming power.
Grand Rapids, Michigan : Brazos Press, 2020
(OCoLC)1201226143
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Langberg
ISBN: 9781587434389 1587434385 9781587435133 1587435136
OCLC Number: 1140678864
Description: xiii, 209 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Part 1 Power Defined --
Source and Purpose of Power --
Vulnerability and Power --
Role of Deception in the Abuse of Power --
Power of Culture and the Influence of Words --
Part 2 Power Abused --
Understanding Abuse of Power --
Power in Human Systems --
Power Between Men and Women --
Intersection of Race and Power --
Power Abused in the Church --
Christendom Seduced by Power --
Part 3 Power Redeemed --
Redemptive Power and the Person of Christ --
Healing Power and the Body of Christ.
Responsibility: Diane Langberg.

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