Jesus of Africa: The Voices of Contemporary African Christology

Jesus of Africa: The Voices of Contemporary African Christology

by Diane B. Stinton
     
 

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Jesus of Africa explores christologies from French-and English-speaking African scholars and clergy while also reporting on how African lay people view Jesus. Stinton has a keen appreciation for how theology is being reconceptualized in Africa, as titles such as messiah and christos are translated into new languages and different symbolic universes. Scholars, students

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Jesus of Africa explores christologies from French-and English-speaking African scholars and clergy while also reporting on how African lay people view Jesus. Stinton has a keen appreciation for how theology is being reconceptualized in Africa, as titles such as messiah and christos are translated into new languages and different symbolic universes. Scholars, students, and mission professionals will find Jesus of Africa indispensable reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570755378
Publisher:
Orbis Books
Publication date:
03/28/2004
Series:
Faith and Cultures Ser.
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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