Worship in the Spirit of Jesus: Theology, Liturgy, and Songs Without Violence by Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer, Bret Hesla |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Worship in the Spirit of Jesus: Theology Liturgy and Songs Without Violence

Worship in the Spirit of Jesus: Theology Liturgy and Songs Without Violence

by Jack Nelson - Pallmeyer, Bret Hesla
     
 

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Worship in the Spirit of Jesus has three main goals:

- to engage adult lay Christians in discussions that examine how and why Christianity came to have so many violent images and expectations of God

- to describe the historical and modern consequences of these violent images and expectations

- to offer alternative theological

Overview

(list after endorsements)

Worship in the Spirit of Jesus has three main goals:

- to engage adult lay Christians in discussions that examine how and why Christianity came to have so many violent images and expectations of God

- to describe the historical and modern consequences of these violent images and expectations

- to offer alternative theological understandings and worship resources that are rooted in the nonviolent spirit of Jesus

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608996148
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
05/01/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer is Professor of Theology at St. Thomas University in St. Paul, Minnesota. His many publications include Is Religion Killing Us?: Violence in the Bible and the Quran (2003).

Bret Helsa is a musician and justice activist. His songs and translations are reprinted widely in such publications as "Global Songs, Local Voices" and "Pave the Way with Branches." He lives in Rushford, Minnesota.

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