Beyond Homelessness: Christian Faith in a Culture of Displacement

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About the Author:
Steven Bouma-Prediger is professor of religion at Hope College, Holland, Michigan, and the author of For the Beauty of the Earth: A Christian Vision for Creation Care

About the Author:
Brian J. Walsh is a campus minister at the University of Toronto, adjunct professor of theology of culture at Wycliffe College, and the ...

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Overview


About the Author:
Steven Bouma-Prediger is professor of religion at Hope College, Holland, Michigan, and the author of For the Beauty of the Earth: A Christian Vision for Creation Care

About the Author:
Brian J. Walsh is a campus minister at the University of Toronto, adjunct professor of theology of culture at Wycliffe College, and the coauthor of Colossians Remixed: Subverting the Empire

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780802846921
  • Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/3/2008
  • Pages: 377
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Steven Bouma-Prediger is professor of religion at Hope College, Holland, Michigan, and the author of For the Beauty of the Earth: A Christian Vision for Creation Care.

Brian J. Walsh is a campus minister at the University of Toronto, adjunct professor of theology of culture at Wycliffe College, and the coauthor of Colossians Remixed: Subverting the Empire.

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Table of Contents

1 There's No Place Like Home 1

2 The Meaning of Home 38

3 Socioeconomic Homelessness 76

4 From Housing to Homemaking 121

5 Ecological Homelessness 158

6 Shalom and the Character of Earthkeeping 196

7 Postmodern Homelessness 239

8 The Indwelling God and the Sojourning Community 271

9 Redemptive Homecoming 313

Bibliography 328

Author Index 347

Subject Index 351

Scripture Index 359

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