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Body Politics

John Howard Yoder

Body Politics

John Howard Yoder

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Binding and loosing, baptism, eucharist, multiplicity of gifts, and open meeting. Yoder uncovers the original meaning of the five practices and shows why the recovery of these practices is so important for the social, economic, and political witness of the church today.

- Publisher 1. Binding And Loosing^2. Disciples Break Bread Together^3. Baptism And The New Humanity ^4. The Fullness Of Christ^5. The Rule Of Paul ^6. Conclusion ^^88 Pages^

- Publisher Body Politics Binding and loosing Baptism Eucharist Multiplicity of gifts Open meeting These five New Testament practices were central in the life of the early Christian community. Some of them are still echoed in the practice of the church today. But the full social, ethical, and communal meaning of the original practices has often been covered over by centuries of ritual and interpretation. John Howard Yoder uncovers the original meaning of the five practices and shows why the recovery of these practices is so important for the social, economic, and political witness of the church today.

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Binding and loosing, baptism, eucharist, multiplicity of gifts, and open meeting. Yoder uncovers the original meaning of the five practices and shows why the recovery of these practices is so important for the social, economic, and political witness of the church today.
- Publisher

1. Binding And Loosing^2. Disciples Break Bread Together^3. Baptism And The New Humanity ^4. The Fullness Of Christ^5. The Rule Of Paul ^6. Conclusion ^^88 Pages^
- Publisher

Body Politics Binding and loosing Baptism Eucharist Multiplicity of gifts Open meeting These five New Testament practices were central in the life of the early Christian community. Some of them are still echoed in the practice of the church today. But the full social, ethical, and communal meaning of the original practices has often been covered over by centuries of ritual and interpretation. John Howard Yoder uncovers the original meaning of the five practices and shows why the recovery of these practices is so important for the social, economic, and political witness of the church today.
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Meet the Author

John Howard Yoder

John Howard Yoder taught at the Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary (Elkhart, Indiana) and later was professor of theology and ethics at the University of Notre Dame. He is known especially for his influential book The Politics of Jesus.

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Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 179643
  • Product Code 0836191609
  • EAN 9780836191608
  • Pages 104
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Herald Press
  • Publication Date Jun 2001
  • Sales Rank #25935
  • Dimensions 193 x 135 x 9 mm
  • Weight 0.111kg

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