Paradigm Shifts in Christian Witness: Insights from Anthropology, Communication, and Spiritual Power: Essays in Honor of Charles H. Kraft

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  • ISBN-13: 9781570757716
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publication date: 3/28/2008
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 866,347
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface Charles E. Van Engen Van Engen, Charles E.

Foreword C. Douglas McConnell McConnell, C. Douglas

Sketching the Life of Charles H. Kraft Paul E. Pierson Pierson, Paul E.

Introduction R. Daniel Shaw Shaw, R. Daniel

1 Anthropology and Mission: An Uneasy Journey toward Mutual Understanding Darrell Whiteman Whiteman, Darrell 3

2 Anthropology, Missions, and Epistemological Shifts Paul G. Hiebert Hiebert, Paul G. 13

3 Anthropology and Missiology: Reflections on the Relationship Robert J. Priest Priest, Robert J. 23

4 A New Heaven and a New Earth? The Future of Missiological Anthropology Michael A. Rynkiewich Rynkiewich, Michael A. 33

5 Reflections on Cultures, Language Learning, and Communication Eugene A. Nida Nida, Eugene A. 47

6 Go and Communicate Good News Viggo Sogaard Sogaard, Viggo 57

7 Negotiating the Gospel Cross-Culturally: The Contributions of Intercultural Communication to Missiology Roberta R. King King, Roberta R. 66

8 Communication Theory in Missiology: Where to from Here? Knud Jorgensen Jorgensen, Knud 76

9 Missiology and Spiritual Power C. Peter Wagner Wagner, C. Peter 91

10 Power and Blessing: Keys for Relevance to a Religion as Lived J. Dudley Woodberry Woodberry, J. Dudley 98

11 Deep-Level Healing Prayer in Cross-Cultural Ministry: Models, Examples, and Lessons John Anna Travis Travis, Anna 106

12 Spiritual Conflict: A Challenge for the Church in the West with a View to the Future Tormod Engelsviken Engelsviken, Tormod 116

13 An Overview of the Work of Charles H. Kraft Robert J. Schreiter Schreiter, Robert J. 129

The Published Works of Charles H. Kraft Dean Gilliland Gilliland, Dean 137

Bibliography ofWorks Cited 147

Index 161

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