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Dictionary of Christian spirituality

by Glen G. Scorgie

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Published by Zondervan in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGlen G. Scorgie, general editor ; consulting editors: Simon Chan, Gordon T. Smith, James D. Smith III
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4501.3 .D545 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24495146M
ISBN 109780310290667
LC Control Number2010037314
OCLC/WorldCa663102401

  The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is the newest in a long line of needed and useful dictionaries. As a book that centers on Christian spirituality, and therefore the Christian life, it is a book that will benefit a broad range of believers beyond the pastor, student and : Christian hope primarily has to do with hope in God, which brings confidence both for present and future living (e.g., resurrection, eternal life). Hope is emphasized along with faith and love (I Corinthians ), and historically has been considered, along with faith and love, one of the prime theological virtues.

The years and saw the publication of two unprecedented and immediately popular reference works, The New Dictionary of Theology and The New Dictionary of Sacramental Worship. The present work, The New Dictionary of Catholic Spirituality, edited by Michael Downey, is intended as a companion to these, with a parallel aim and purpose. The NDCS is a collaborative attempt to take .   This new volume, replacing The Westminster Dictionary of Spirituality by Gordon S. Wakefield (), stands as the definitive reference work on all aspects of Christian spirituality. Several years in the making and comprised of more than completely new entries, the Dictionary incorporates the collective expertise of today's foremost scholars in the field of Christian spirituality.5/5(1).

Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dictionary of Christian spirituality. London: SCM Press, (OCoLC) "Discovering Your Spiritual Center: The Power of Psalm " is a guide exploring the importance and power of Psalm for Christian spirituality seekers. The Christian Studies Shelf A popular writer on Christian spirituality, Underhill () looks at the nature and principles of worship and the chief forms they take in Christianity.


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The New Dictionary of Catholic Spirituality is an important resource that pastoral ministers and spiritual book discussion leaders will want to add to their reference libraries. In one volume you can find concise, clear, scholarly yet accessible definitions of thousands of terms and movements in Catholic spirituality through the ages.5/5(4).

Christian spiritual formation is more vital than Christian theological information. This was the great truth discovered by John Wesley in 18th century England, by Jonathan Edwards in the American Great Awakening, by evangelists like Dwight Moody and Phoebe Palmer in the 19th century, and by many recent writers on prayer and on worship.3/5(1).

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Bible dictionaries are one of the most practical and useful theological reference books available. The combination of definitions and proper names for Biblical words with online verse reference, allows users to define and analyze Scripture.

Discover the meaning of words and study them in context to the theological concepts of that specific. The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality reflects an overarching interpretive framework for evangelical spiritual formation: a holistic and grace-filled spirituality that encompasses relational (connecting), transformational (becoming), and vocational (doing) dynamics.

The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is a unique and valuable resource for pastors, church and ministry leaders, mentors, counselors, teachers and scholars. About the Book In recent decades Christian spirituality, spiritual formation and spiritual theology have become important concepts in the global evangelical community.

The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality reflects an overarching interpretive framework for evangelical spiritual formation: a holistic and grace-filled spirituality that encompasses relational 4/5(26). The Westminster Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is an invaluable reference work.

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The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality reflects an overarching interpretive framework for evangelical spiritual formation: a holistic and grace-filled spirituality that encompasses relational (connecting), transformational (becoming), and vocational (doing) dynamics/5(9).

The Pocket Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is an A to Z introduction and resource for curious newcomers and novice students of spirituality. From our first call to Abba until we arrive at Zion, the heavenly Jerusalem, Don Thorsen charts the Christian spiritual pilgrimage through its many traditions, Brand: InterVarsity Press.

The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is the newest in this long line of needed and useful dictionaries. As a book that centers on Christian spirituality, and therefore the Christian life, it is a book that will impact a broad range of believers beyond the pastor, student and theologian.

The goal of The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is to provide an accessible resource that draws upon the rich spiritual history of the church as well as the advances in understanding that academic study of Scripture, theology, science, and other disciplines have brought.

The dictionary is. The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality reflects an overarching interpretive framework for evangelical spiritual formation: a holistic and grace-filled spirituality that encompasses relational (connecting), transformational (becoming), and vocational (doing) dynamics.

This dictionary attempts to give direct access to the development of Christian Spirituality. It is a series of pieces written by experts to provide instant, accurate and thought-provoking information of .Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is highly recommended as a inter-disciplinary work which will be useful to anyone who is serious about becoming more like Christ.

Disclaimer: This book was provided by Zondervan (via Koinonia blog) for review. The reviewer was under no /5(3).In contemporary society, Christian spirituality is generally defined as a set of beliefs, values, and way of life that reflect the teachings of the Bible, the holy book of Christianity.

Much research has been devoted to this topic, ranging from practical to academic.