Practical Theology: On Earth as It Is in Heaven

Practical Theology: On Earth as It Is in Heaven

by Terry A. Veling
     
 

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"Practical theology" has emerged as a distinctive approach to the theological task. Rather than seeing itself as a "branch" of the discipline, practical theology is a theological sensibility highlighting the need to "read the signs of the times" and respond. Here, Veling sketches the contours of practical theology and explores its key elements to reflect on the deeper

Overview

"Practical theology" has emerged as a distinctive approach to the theological task. Rather than seeing itself as a "branch" of the discipline, practical theology is a theological sensibility highlighting the need to "read the signs of the times" and respond. Here, Veling sketches the contours of practical theology and explores its key elements to reflect on the deeper role of theology in the church and society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570756146
Publisher:
Orbis Books
Publication date:
03/28/2006
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
808,539
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Terry A. Veling, head of the School of Theology for the McAuley Campus of the Australian Catholic University in Brisbane, is the author of Living in the Margins.

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