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Political worship ethics for Christian citizens by Bernd Wannenwetsch

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Public worship,
  • Christian ethics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-377) and indexes.

StatementBernd Wannenwetsch ; translated by Margaret Kohl.
SeriesOxford studies in theological ethics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV15 .W34 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 402 p. ;
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3382431M
ISBN 100199253870
LC Control Number2004556273

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In a careful analysis of biblical and traditional conceptions of worship, Wannenwetsch demonstrates how worship challenges the deepest antagonisms in political thought and social practice. Particular worship practices (confession, preaching, praising, intercession, observance of holy days) are examined and their ethical and political significance is explored. The book presents the first in-depth theological investigation of the phenomenon of 'political worship' by exposing the political nature of worship and the worship dimension of politics. We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website.   The book presents the first in-depth theological investigation of the phenomenon of 'political worship' by exposing the political nature of worship and the worship dimension of politics. In a careful analysis of biblical and traditional conceptions of worship, Wannenwetsch demonstrates how the genuine political character of worship neutralizes 4/5(10). The book presents the first in-depth theological investigation of the phenomenon of'political worship' by exposing the political nature of worship and the worship dimension of a careful analysis of biblical and traditional conceptions of worship, Wannenwetsch demonstrates how the genuine political character of worship neutralizes attempts to politicize or de-politicize it.5/5(1).

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Political Worship: Ethics for Christian Citizens (Oxford Studies in Theological Ethics) | Bernd Wannenwetsch | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. J. Nelson Kraybill (PhD, Union Theological Seminary in Virginia) has served as president of Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary and has taught the book of Revelation for more than twenty years on four continents/5(19). If you read this book, you know exactly what kind of person you are, namely someone who enjoys reading about politics [1]. This book is what it says it is, a book of political lists, a book lasting nearly pages, most of it highly entertaining to read/5. Popular Power and Politics Books Showing of Managing With Power: Politics and Influence in Organizations (Paperback) by. Jeffrey Pfeffer (shelved 2 times as power-and-politics) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read.