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Read online Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition Although hospitality was central to Christian identity and practice in earlier centuries our generation knows little about its life giving character i Making Room i revisits the Christian foundations of welcoming strangers and explores the necessity difficulty and blessing of hospitality today .

Combining rich biblical and historical research with extensive exposure to contemporary Christian communities the Catholic Worker L Abri L Arche and others this book shows how understanding the key features of hospitality can better equip us to faithfully carry out the practical call of the gospel by Christine D. Pohl

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Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition
Title:Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition
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ISBN:0802844316
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Number of Pages:219
Category:Theology, Christian, Non fiction, Spirituality, Religion, Christianity
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Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition, Study Guide for Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition, A Christian View of Hospitality: Expecting Surprises, Living Into Community: Cultivating Practices That Sustain Us, Called to Community: The Life Jesus Wants for His People, Friendship at the Margins: Discovering Mutuality in Service and Mission, Living on the Boundaries: Evangelical Women, Feminism and the Theological Academy
Every Christian should read this provocative book Christine thoroughly delineates the interlocking relationships and dangerous deformities of practices that could deepen our communities but often destroy them This volume is pertinent to our families churches even places of work br Marva J Dawn br author of Truly the Community, In our anonymous and dehumanized world the simple practice of friendship is radically countercultural But sometimes Christians inadvertently marginalize and objectify the very ones they most want to serve Chris Heuertz international director of Word Made Flesh and theologian and ethicist Christine Pohl show how friendship is a Christian vocation that can bring reconciliation and healing to our broken world They contend that unlikely friendships are at the center of an alternative paradigm for mission where people are not objectified as potential converts but encountered in a relationship of mutuality and reciprocity When we befriend those on the margins of society by practicing hospitality and welcome we create communities where righteousness and justice can be lived out Heuertz and Pohl s reflections offer fresh insight into Christian mission and what it means to be the church in the world today, No description available, Although hospitality was central to Christian identity and practice in earlier centuries our generation knows little about its life giving character i Making Room i revisits the Christian foundations of welcoming strangers and explores the necessity difficulty and blessing of hospitality today br br Combining rich biblical and historical research with extensive exposure to contemporary Christian communities the Catholic Worker L Abri L Arche and others this book shows how understanding the key features of hospitality can better equip us to faithfully carry out the practical call of the gospel