Deadly Sins and Saving Virtues

Deadly Sins and Saving Virtues

by Donald Capps
     
 

Using biblical narratives, the Beatitudes and Erick H. Erikson's life cycle theory, Donald Capps reveals ways to combat the deadly sins by nurturing saving virtues. With his work rooted deeply in the Bible, Capps attempts to show comparisons that link each traditional deadly sin with a particular stage of personality development, using biblical figures to provide

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Using biblical narratives, the Beatitudes and Erick H. Erikson's life cycle theory, Donald Capps reveals ways to combat the deadly sins by nurturing saving virtues. With his work rooted deeply in the Bible, Capps attempts to show comparisons that link each traditional deadly sin with a particular stage of personality development, using biblical figures to provide dynamic examples of virtue and sin.

Providing broad implications for practicing ministry, Capps book will intrigue all who wish to explore virtue and sin from a pastoral, biblical and psychological perspective.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579102470
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
162
Sales rank:
782,933
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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