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Turning Points in Religious Studies

Ursula King

Turning Points in Religious Studies

Essays in Honour of Geoffrey Parrinder (Studies in Christian Ethics)

by Ursula King

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Published by T. & T. Clark Publishers, Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion: general,
  • Christianity - Education - General,
  • Philosophy Of Religion,
  • Religion - Educational Resources,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9486783M
    ISBN 100567085341
    ISBN 109780567085344
    OCLC/WorldCa231146543

    REs Introduction to Christianity Considers historical turning points in key Christian ideas, texts, and practices in order to understand the lived experience of contemporary Christians around the world. Studies debates and controversies of faith in the context of social categories like gender, sexuality, race, ethnicity, social class, and disability. wise, some victims’ turning points may stem from just one of the categories identified in t his study, but others may expe- rience turning points from multiple categorie s.

    This book is the first in a Foley-sponsored book series on "The Narrative Study of Lives." Led by former Foley postdoctoral fellow Jack Bauer, researchers at the Foley Center are exploring turning points and life transitions as they reveal themselves in stories of (1) religious development (e.g., conversion narratives) and (2) career changes. New Book Store About Eerdmans | Customer Service |.

    The Turning Point is a nine-session Bible study experience that’s perfect for people who want to get to know Jesus in the Scriptures but don’t know where to start. This study will introduce you to people and stories in the Gospel of John that you won’t find anywhere else in the Bible: the woman at the well; a man named Nicodemus; the. In my research I deal with very similar issues. Much of my published work up to covers the contribution that al-Ghazali made to the development of Islamic theology and the history of philosophy, be it written in Arabic, Latin, or Hebrew. Al-Ghazali lived at the turn of the 12th century in what is now Iran and Iraq. He marks one of the turning points of Islamic thought, when the .


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About Turning Points in Religious Studies. Foreword by Desmond TutuThis collection of 28 essays provides a clear overview of the history of Religious Studies, the turning points it faces and the new directions it may take in the future. Religious Studies was first introduced as a new discipline in universities and colleges around the world in the s.

This discipline brought about a reorientation of the study of religion, created new perspectives and influenced all sectors of education. The essays presented in this volume provide a clear and comprehensive overview of the Format: Hardcover.

The first book on church history I ever read was Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity, by Mark Noll (Baker [first edition]; [third edition]).

The author’s name was unfamiliar to me as a freshman undergraduate student, but as fifteen years have passed and I have pursued further studies in American religious history.

A Turning Point Exclusive Watch the Brand-New Interview with David Jeremiah. In his new book, Dr. David Jeremiah invites you to walk more closely Turning Points in Religious Studies book Jesus while opening his heart with detailed information about the dearest Person in his life.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: A personal tribute to an outstanding career / John R. Hinnells --Some personal recollections of a colleague / Maurice Wiles --A personal tribute / John Ferguson --Religious studies in the universities / Adrian Cunningham [and others] --Religious studies in polytechnics.

The second considers the development of Religious Studies throughout the world in its major constituents, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, 'traditional' African religions, Christianity, Islam and new religious movements in Africa, the study of truth and dialogue in religion, science and the rediscovery of religious experience, : Religious Studies was first introduced as a new discipline in universities and colleges around the world in the s.

This discipline brought about a The essays presented in this volume provide a clear and comprehensive overview of the history of Religious Studies as an academic discipline, the turning points it faces and the directions it.

At times of crisis and revolution such as ours, diagnoses of crucial junctures and ruptures – ‘turning points’ – in the continuous flow of history are more prevalent than ever.

Analysing literary, cinematic and other narratives, the volume seeks to understand the meanings conveyed by different concepts of turning points, the alternative concepts to which they are opposed when.

Though it's not as specifical and influential as Noll's The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind, nor a vital provocation like The Civil War as Theological Crisis, Mark A.

Noll's survey of church history, Turning Points, is still quite good, just in a quieter 's a good book and an excellent place to start if you're new to church history.

So far as the audiobook goes, /5. This is a great book for seminary students, pastors, elders and teachers in Reformed churches. McKim here covers the Trinity, Christology, Ecclesiology, Anthropology, Soteriology, Authority, the Sacraments, and Eschatology, as he focuses in on the decisive points in the development of the Church's by:   Trends and Turning Points presents sixteen articles, examining the discursive construction of the late antique and Byzantine world, focusing specifically on the utilisation of trends and turning points to make stuff from the past, whether texts, matter, or action, meaningful.

Contributions are divided into four complementary strands, Scholarly Constructions, Literary. Taken together, these turning points serve as a clear and helpful roadmap for understanding how evangelicalism has become what it is today.

Each chapter in this book has been written by one of the world's top experts in American religious history, and together they form a single narrative of evangelicalism's remarkable development.

"As in all of his books, Professor Bell's Twelve Turning Points manages to combine vast knowledge, erudite argumentation, and smooth writing in equal measure.

The result is that rare bird: a scholarly book that should appeal to a broad audience, from professors to the undergraduates they teach, and from experts to buffs.

Turning Points In Jewish History () by Marc J. Rosenstein. "Surveying more than three millennia—from the Call to Abraham in roughly B.C.E. to the fall of the Iron Curtain in —Rosenstein highlights 30 events that have shaped Jewish : University of Nebraska Press.

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David Jeremiah is the senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in San Diego, California, and the founder of the international radio and television ministry Turning hout his more than four decades of teaching God's Word, Dr. Jeremiah has written many best-selling books including: What in the World Is Going On?, The Coming Economic.

Chapter 5: Turning Point. New York streets were crowded with joyous throngs of cheering people pushing and shoving, trying to get a glimpse of the hero of the hour -- General George Washington. On that December day,long lines of soldiers stood at rigid attention, the winter sunlight glittering on polished buttons and cold steel.

The book’s thirty distinct and logically connected events lend themselves to a full course or to customized classes on specific turning points. Discussion questions for every chapter (some in print, more online) facilitate reflection and continuing conversation. Turning Point for God is a tax-exempt, not-for-profit, religious corporation as defined under Section (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Your donation gift(s) are very much appreciated and may qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes. Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity; Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity Mark A.

Noll But the purpose of the book is to demonstrate such events served as "forks in the road" or signals of new stages in the growth of Christianity. The scope is purposely narrowed to target the book at an. Many of you are likely familiar with Mark Noll's popular church history text, Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity (Baker).

Intended for one-semester college or seminary surveys, or for especially rigorous adult Sunday school classes, the book gives an overview of church history through chapters on just 14 pivotal events including the Council of Author: Elesha.Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity is a popular level introduction to church history in a broad scope by one of this generations most admired historians, Mark in its third edition, Turning Points isolates key events that provide a framework for understanding the history of the church.

The book presents Christianity as a worldwide 5/5(3). Chapter Summaries from Turning Ponts: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity by Mark Noll. Introduction: The Idea of Turning Points and Reasons for Studying the History of Christianity 01/ The Church Pushed Out On Its Own: The Fall of Jerusalem (70) 02/ Realities of Empire: The Council of Nicaea () 03/ Doctrine, Politics, and Life in.