The Resource Radical Christian voices and practice : essays in honour of Christopher Rowland, edited by Zoe Bennett and David B. Gowler, (electronic resource)

Radical Christian voices and practice : essays in honour of Christopher Rowland, edited by Zoe Bennett and David B. Gowler, (electronic resource)

Label
Radical Christian voices and practice : essays in honour of Christopher Rowland
Title
Radical Christian voices and practice
Title remainder
essays in honour of Christopher Rowland
Statement of responsibility
edited by Zoe Bennett and David B. Gowler
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On the margins of the biblical canon and on the boundaries of what are traditionally called 'mainstream' Christian communities there have been throughout history writings and movements which have been at odds with the received wisdom and the consensus of establishment opinion. If one listens carefully, these dissident voices are reflected in the Bible itself-whether in the radical calls for social change from the Hebrew Bible prophets, with Jesus the apocalyptic prophet who also demanded social and economic justice for his oppressed people
Cataloging source
NCLN
Dewey number
220.6
Index
index present
LC call number
BS511.3 .B889 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Radical Christian voices and practice : essays in honour of Christopher Rowland, edited by Zoe Bennett and David B. Gowler, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; List of Figures; Note on Contributors; Introduction. 'Action is the life of all': Approaching the Work of Christopher Rowland; Part I: The Bible and Radicalism; 1. The Limits of Radicalism: A Dialogical Response to 'Liberation' in Luke 13:10-17; 2. Peter Olivi on the Community of the First Christians at Jerusalem; 3. From Capital to Community: Discipleship as Defection in Jesus' Parable about a 'manager of injustice' (Luke 16:1-13); 4. The Language of Grace: Valentinian Reflection on New Testament Imagery
Control code
000050260685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([xiv], 303 p.)
Isbn
9780199599776
Other physical details
ill
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2787624x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775441700
  • oso0191613290

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