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Towards an African narrative theology

by Joseph G. Healey

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- Africa.,
    • Christianity and culture -- Africa.,
    • Pastoral theology -- Africa.,
    • Storytelling -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
    • Narrative theology -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 382-388) and index.

      StatementJoseph Healey, Donald Sybertz.
      SeriesFaith and cultures series
      ContributionsSybertz, Donald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1360 .H367 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination400 p. :
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL998928M
      ISBN 101570751218
      LC Control Number96037715

      Towards An African Narrative Theology (first printed in and now in the following editions: Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 12th Printing and Nairobi, Kenya: Paulines Publications Africa, 5th Reprint ) Print & eBookAlma mater: Princeton University.   O ne of the chief themes of the narrative theology that came to prominence in the Anglo-American world in the late s and early s was the centrality of communal experience to the life of Christ’s Church. In the work of Lesslie Newbigin, Stanley Hauerwas, Gerald Laughlin, and many others, the “Christian story” is a communal one: We Christians “tell God’s story,” or.

      “Liturgical Theology Contextualized: Towards an African Liturgical Theology” Alison Fitchett Climenhega “Contesting Healing: Charismatic Faith Healing, Medical Treatment, and Development Among Ugandan Catholics” Mark Enemali “Manipulating the Deity: The Case of the Ark Narrative in 1 Samuel and Its Echoes in African Christianity”File Size: KB. AFRICAN THEOLOGY: THE CONTRIBUTION OF THE PIONEERS (Vol. 2)Edited by Bénézet Bujo & Juvenal Ilunga Muya Pauline’s publications, th Charles Nyamiti: Vibrant Pioneer of Inculturated African Theology The sequence in this chapter is as follows: the first observation and preliminary reflections will be on a brief biography of Charles Nyamiti.

      “Rethinking African theology: exploring the God who liberates” by Jean-Marc Ela1 Philemon Beghela Department of Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa Abstract Jean-Marc Ela of the Republic of Cameroon has marked the . Narrative theology's idea of relating to God as a person in a story is not wrong—and can be helpful for those who struggle to see Him as real. Looking at the Bible through the lens of narrative, as opposed to systematizing the Scripture in an attempt to figure it all out, or .


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