Where Mortals Dwell: A Christian View of Place for Today

September 1, 2011|
Where Mortals Dwell: A Christian View of Place for Today by Craig Bartholomew
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Place is fundamental to human existence. However, we have lost the very human sense of place in today''s postmodern and globalized world. Craig Bartholomew, a noted Old Testament scholar and the coauthor of two popular texts on the biblical narrative, provides a biblical, theological, and philosophical grounding for place in our rootless culture. He illuminates the importance of place throughout the biblical canon, in the Christian tradition, and in the contours of contemporary thought. Bartholomew encourages readers to recover a sense of place and articulates a hopeful Christian vision of placemaking in today''s world. Anyone interested in place and related environmental themes, including readers of Wendell Berry, will enjoy this compelling book.
Craig G. Bartholomew (PhD, University of Bristol) is the H. Evan Runner Professor of Philosophy at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Ontario, and the principal of The Paideia Centre for Public Theology. He is the author of Ecclesiastes in the Baker Commentary on the Old Testament Wisdom and Psalms series, an associate editor of ...
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Title:Where Mortals Dwell: A Christian View of Place for Today
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:384 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:384 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.68 in
Published:September 1, 2011
Publisher:Baker Publishing Group
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780801036378

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