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Water is thicker than blood : an Augustinian theology of marriage and singleness

Author: Jana Marguerite Bennett
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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Much theology overemphasizes marriage to the detriment of ecclesiology. Using Augustine as conversation partner, this book considers the relationship of the Church to marriage and singleness. This examination of salvation history and worship illuminates a vision of households governed more by the waters of baptism than familial ties.
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Bennett, Jana Marguerite, 1975-
Water is thicker than blood.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007019997
(OCoLC)133465478
Named Person: Augustine, of Hippo Saint; Augustine, of Hippo Saint
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jana Marguerite Bennett
ISBN: 9780198043065 0198043066 9781435652866 143565286X
OCLC Number: 234290648
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 243 pages)
Contents: Preliminary arguments for a theology of households --
How "theology of marriage" damages ecclesiology --
Seeing the world with Augustine : word, story, and worship --
Intertwining households : states of life in salvation history --
Marriage in creation, fall, and redemption : against gendered dichotomies --
Neither married nor given in marriage : singleness and salvation history --
Christians' eschatological home --
Households expanding : eschatological visions of Christ --
The political household of God : against the public/private dichotomy --
At home in Christ : living as citizen-households.
Responsibility: Jana Marguerite Bennett.

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Much theology overemphasizes marriage to the detriment of ecclesiology. Using Augustine as conversation partner, this book considers the relationship of the Church to marriage and singleness. This examination of salvation history and worship illuminates a vision of households governed more by the waters of baptism than familial ties.

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