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Author Keefe-Perry, L. Callid

Title Way to Water : a Theopoetics Primer
Published Eugene : Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2014


Description 1 online resource (240 pages)
Contents Pages:1 to 25; Pages:26 to 50; Pages:51 to 75; Pages:76 to 100; Pages:101 to 125; Pages:126 to 150; Pages:151 to 175; Pages:176 to 200; Pages:201 to 225; Pages:226 to 240
Summary Way to Water has two primary intentions: to trace the development of the nascent field of theological inquiry known as theopoetics and to make an argument that theopoetics provides both theological and practical resources for contemporary people of faith who seek to maintain a confessional Christian life that is also intellectually critical. Beginning with the work of Stanley Hopper in the late 1960s, and addressing the early scholarship of key theopoetics authors like Rubem Alves and Amos Wilder, this text explores how theopoetics was originally developed as a response to the American death-o
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Subject Theology.
Theology -- Methodology -- History -- 20th century
Aesthetics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Imagination -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Poetry -- Religious aspects.
Aesthetics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Imagination -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Poetry -- Religious aspects
Theology -- Methodology
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
Author Harrity, Dave
Veling, Terry A
ISBN 9781625645203