By What Authority Do We Teach?: Sources for Empowering Christian Educators

By What Authority Do We Teach?: Sources for Empowering Christian Educators

by Robert Pazmino, Robert W. Pazmino
     
 

ISBN-10: 1579109497

ISBN-13: 9781579109493

Pub. Date: 04/01/2002

Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers

"To reject power and its legitimate use is ultimately to reject God's gift and intention for Christians as we live in the world," writes Robert W. Pazmino.

He defines what authority is and how it is perceived by and operates in various Christian communities. He applies these factors and the need for confident, authoritative teachers specifically to the

Overview

"To reject power and its legitimate use is ultimately to reject God's gift and intention for Christians as we live in the world," writes Robert W. Pazmino.

He defines what authority is and how it is perceived by and operates in various Christian communities. He applies these factors and the need for confident, authoritative teachers specifically to the ministry of Christian education.

By What Authority Do We Teach? completes a trilogy covering key elements of evangelical education. Also in print are Foundational Issues in Christian Education, an agenda of theological, sociological, psychological, curricular, and other concerns; and Principles and Practices of Christian Education, which integrates conversion and connection into the teaching task.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579109493
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction9
1Authority of God and God's Call15
2Authority in the Faith Community37
3Authority of One's Person and Gifts59
4Authority of One's Experience77
5Authority of One's Expertise and Study97
6Authority of Truth in an Age of Pluralism119
Select Bibliography147
Index of Subjects151

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