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7 edition of Practicing Christianity found in the catalog.

Practicing Christianity

Critical Perspectives for an Embodied Spirituality

by Margaret R. Miles

  • 133 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Wipf & Stock Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Theology - History,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Christianity - Theology - History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9884031M
    ISBN 101597527505
    ISBN 109781597527507
    OCLC/WorldCa156238814

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Practicing Christianity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Men and women throughout history have learned to shape their lives /5(3). Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers ( ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x 9 inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and Author: Margaret R.

Miles. Practicing Christian Doctrine joins the short list of one-volume introductions to Christian theology that I am happy to recommend."--Kevin J. Vanhoozer, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School "A wise, well-written introduction to the wonder and joy of Christian doctrine and to the importance of actually practicing what Christians affirm to be true.

I can't think of a better text for introducing Christians to the riches of our /5(32). In his book, The Teaching of the Twelve: Believing and Practicing the Primitive Christianity of the Ancient Didache Community, he relates how the Didache (DID-uh-kay) was discovered and what it says about how the earliest Christians lived and tried to apply the teachings of Jesus and his apostles to their lives.

It is a fascinating study, and /5(41). The biggest problem is the theme of the book, “practicing Christian doctrine.” While the title of the book makes the premise sound like the book will be approaching theology from a fresh angle by trying to show how theology can affect you and make you live life differently, this aspect is relegated to barely a cameo appearance/5.

Practicing Christian Doctrine is a timely and important reminder that doctrines are not merely ideas to be debated but truths to be done. Jones's evangelical and Practicing Christianity book approach to each doctrine is also most welcome: she does a good job balancing the centripetal force of evangelicals' focus on the gospel with the centrifugal force of the gospel's historical reception in many places and : Ebook.

Perhaps we could put it very well in the words of the title of one of Dr. Tournier's books, A Whole Person In A Broken World. That is a very expressive way of facing.

This book is organized in a way for the reader to gain needed insight into the contents of various historical texts. Its organizataion compliments the fact that it is also well written and provides a much needed resource for Latin American Christianity.

I certainly intend to add this title to my library’s holdings. Practicing Christian Doctrine:Author: Steve Emerson. Must-Read Books About Christianity Teresa Preston According to Pew Research, Christianity is the world’s largest religious group, so it’s worth knowing something about it, whether you’re a Christian or not.

And if you’re interested in learning more about the Christian faith, there’s no lack of books out there Author: Teresa Preston. In this, his newest book, he writes very personally, sharing his struggles with his Christian faith while relating how his study of Buddhism -- and his own Zen practice -.

Practicing theology: beliefs and practices in Christian life User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict In this collection of essays, 13 contemporary Christian theologians examine the Christian Church as a community whose faith, fellowship, and worship are experienced and actuated in 4/5(1).

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This book’s title reflects my confidence that Christian doctrine is inti-mately interconnected with faithful practice in the Christian life. This book will introduce the basics of Christian doctrine, but without our practicing that doctrine, that introduction will be meaningless.

Christian doctrine informs Christian identity and Size: 1MB. Christianity and Practice Christianity and Practice Theme Analysis In the third and fourth parts of his book, Lewis moves from an analysis of the logical bases for Christianity to a discussion of how a Christian lives—i.e., how to translate God’s teachings into one’s day-to-day existence.

Practice in Christianity was reprinted in On Kierkegaard published an article in The Fatherland entitled "With regard to the new edition of Practice in Christianity ".

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The original text plus a side-by-side. If you practice Christianity in order to live a good life then you can be both a Buddhist and a Christian due to the overlap in the ideas of morals and ethics. However, if you practice Christianity due to your belief and understanding of the afterlife and with the purpose of securing your place in heaven then I do not think you can fully be.

In Mere Christianity, C. Lewis argues for the logical validity of Christianity, defends the religion from its critics, and looks in detail at what the life of a Christian is like. In the first part of the book, Lewis discusses the “law of human nature.” When studying human history, he claims, one is struck by how similar different societies’ moral codes are, at least at a fundamental.

Here’s a sample step by step mindfulness practice: Take a moment to be still and relax. Pay attention to the sensations in your body. If you are anxious, angry, sad, etc, where can you locate that in your Stay present in the moment and focus on what you are thinking and feeling.

Do this without. The book of Psalms contains many references to meditation about the believer’s desire for acceptable thoughts, speaking, wisdom, understanding, and the testimonies of the Lord – day and night. “Blessed is the one whose delight is in the law of the LORD, and who meditates on his law day and night” (Psalm ).

At home, most practicing Christians pray regularly and many read the Bible. Many Christians will have been baptized, either as an infant or as an adult, and regularly participate in communion (also called the Lord's Supper and the Eucharist).

Some basic Christian concepts include: Christians are monotheistic, i.e., they believe there’s only one God, and he created the heavens and the earth. This The essence of Christianity revolves around the life, death and Christian beliefs on the resurrection of .