Care for the Soul: Exploring the Intersection of Psychology & Theology  -     Edited By: Mark R. McMinn, Timothy R. Phillips
    By: Mark McMinn
Buy Item InStock22.99$22.99 Retail: $34.00 Save 32% ($11.01) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Care for the Soul: Exploring the Intersection of Psychology & Theology

InterVarsity Press / 2001 / Paperback

$22.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $34.00
|
Save 32% ($11.01)
Buy 28 or more for $21.84 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW15530

SPRING-CYBER-WEEK
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $23.99
    Retail: $29.99
    Add To Cart
    $23.99
  2. In Stock
    $9.49
    Retail: $16.99
    Add To Cart
    $9.49
  3. In Stock
    $11.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $11.99
  4. In Stock
    $7.19
    Retail: $7.99
    Add To Cart
    $7.19
  5. In Stock
    $10.99
    Retail: $15.99
    Add To Cart
    $10.99
  6. In Stock
    $13.99
    Retail: $18.99
    Add To Cart
    $13.99
  7. In Stock
    $16.99
    Retail: $22.99
    Add To Cart
    $16.99

Product Description

As the cynicism of empiricism and rationalism give way to pluralistic post-modern society, the cultural stage has been set for a reintroduction of the soul. Christians, theologians and psychologists particularly, should welcome this development as a platform to begin discussing and formulating a theo-psychological understanding of the human self. Care for the Soul is a significant step in this direction. Achieving a unified and well constructed unification of psychology and theology, authors from both disciplines discuss how the two disciplines can work together, how to overcome Christian "acquiescence" to the secular presuppositions that hinder an interdisciplinary approach, and how to develop a sound psychology within the context of a sound theological anthropology. The result in Care for the Soulare promising steps towards providing people with indispensable tools for engaging mental health using Christian belief and theology. A much welcomed contribution, and highly recommended.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 336
Vendor: InterVarsity Press
Publication Date: 2001
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0830815538
ISBN-13: 9780830815531
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Christian Apologetics, Second Edition
    Christian Apologetics, Second Edition
    Norman L. Geisler
    Baker Academic / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $23.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 20% ($6.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW048548
  2. Integration of Psychology and Theology,
    Integration of Psychology and Theology,
    John D. Carter, Dr. Bruce Narramore
    Zondervan / 1980 / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $16.99 Save 44% ($7.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW0303419
  3. Paul, Apostle of God's Glory in Christ: A Pauline Theology
    Paul, Apostle of God's Glory in Christ: A Pauline Theology
    Thomas R. Schreiner
    InterVarsity Press / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $26.99 Retail: $40.00 Save 33% ($13.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW28256
  4. A Theology of James: Wisdom for God's People
    A Theology of James: Wisdom for God's People
    Christopher W. Morgan
    P & R Publishing / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 33% ($6.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW380844

Related Products

  1. Psychology, Theology, and Spirituality in Christian Counseling (Revised and Updated)
    Psychology, Theology, and Spirituality in Christian Counseling (Revised and Updated)
    Mark R. McMinn
    Tyndale House / 2011 / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $24.99 Save 32% ($8.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW52546
  2. Integrative Psychotherapy: Toward a Comprehensive Christian Approach
    Integrative Psychotherapy: Toward a Comprehensive Christian Approach
    Mark R. McMinn, Clark D. Campbell
    IVP Academic / 2007 / Hardcover
    $23.99 Retail: $36.00 Save 33% ($12.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW828302
  3. Sin and Grace in Christian Counseling: An Integrative Paradigm
    Sin and Grace in Christian Counseling: An Integrative Paradigm
    Mark R. McMinn
    InterVarsity Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $21.60 Retail: $24.00 Save 10% ($2.40)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW828517
  4. Christian Apologetics in the Postmodern  World
    Christian Apologetics in the Postmodern World
    Timothy Phillips
    Inter-varsity Press / 1995 / Trade Paperback
    $9.69 Retail: $25.00 Save 61% ($15.31)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW081860X

Publisher's Description

"This volume explores the intersection of psychology and theology, but it is not a simple intersection. It is an intersection affected by rich theological and ecclesiological traditions, by the ravages and wonders of modern psychology, and by the character and qualities of today's ministers and communities of faith." (from the introduction) For two millennia Christians have been caring for souls. Since the Enlightenment, though, the Christian concept of the soul has been usurped by modern and postmodern notions of the self. "Somehow we misplaced the soul even as we developed a thriving science of the psyche," lament the editors of this volume. Thus there is a clash between Western therapeutic culture and the church's understanding of the soul's nature and its care. As a result, some Christians deride psychology as dangerous. Others believe that it has much to offer Christians interested in caring for the soul. What is the proper relationship between psychology and theology? Is soul care the shared task of these two fields? This collection of essays is a multidisciplinary dialogue on the interface between psychology and theology that takes seriously the long, rich tradition of soul care in the church. In this volume you'll find incisive discussions of
  • the current state of theology and psychology
  • overcoming the acquiescence to secularism
  • theological resources for developing Christian psychology
  • taking theology to heart in psychology
  • taking psychology to heart in theology and Christian life
Contributors include Jeffry H. Boyd, Ellen T. Charry, Deborah van Deusen Hunsinger, L. Gregory Jones, Stanton L. Jones, Cynthia Neal Kimball, Bryan N. Maier, Michael Mangis, Philip G. Monroe, Stephen K. Moroney, Dennis L. Okholm, David Powlison, Robert C. Roberts, Richard L. Schultz, Myrla Seibold, Brett Webb-Mitchell and David Alan Williams. Providing insight and analysis from nineteen psychologists and theologians, Care for the Soul is essential reading for psychologists and counselors, pastors and theologians, and students or professors of psychology and theology.

Author Bio

Mark R. McMinn (Ph.D., Vanderbilt University) is a professor of psychology at George Fox University where he teaches in the Graduate Department of Clinical Psychology. He is a licensed clinical psychologist, board certified with the American Board of Professional Psychology and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. He has written several books, including and Until his death in 2000, Phillips (Ph.D., Vanderbilt University) was associate professor of historical and systematic theology at Wheaton College, where he was instrumental in starting and organizing the annual Wheaton College Theology Conference. Besides coediting several scholarly books, he was coauthor (with Dennis L. Okholm) of

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search