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作者 Kacela, Xolani
書名 Seasoned faith: Relationality, practice, and community
國際標準書號 9781109079814
book jacket
說明 299 p
附註 Source: Dissertation Abstracts International, Volume: 70-03, Section: A, page: 0914
Adviser: Nancy J. Ramsay
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Texas Christian University, 2008
The author argues that becoming a person of exemplary faith is a complex process. It involves a strong determination to be in God's will, the ability to persist when one's back is against the wall, consistent engagement in chosen faith practices and disciplines, a willingness to actively be a part of a faith community and accepting that community's support in various ways and contexts, the capacity to hold on to one's hope and belief in ultimate values while not succumbing to despair in the short term, and constantly nurturing and participating in vital relationships in order that such relationships might flourish and serve as a source of ongoing spiritual development and meaning-making as one grows in deeper relationship with God
School code: 0229
Host Item Dissertation Abstracts International 70-03A
主題 Religion, General
Religion, Clergy
Theology
0318
0319
0469
Alt Author Texas Christian University. Brite Divinity School
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