The Bible on Culture: Belonging or Dissenting?   -     By: Lucien Legrand, Robert J. Schreiter
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The Bible on Culture: Belonging or Dissenting?

Orbis Books / 2000 / Paperback

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The Bible on Culture provides an organized systematic view of inculturation from a bibical point of view. At the dawn of Christianity's third millennium "inculturation" has become a missiological catchword. However, as Lucien Legrand argues, cultures are manifold; and the forms of interaction with, within, and between cultures are many. The interactions of God's word with cultures cn take many forms: emergence and immersion; dialogue and condemnations; even love and hate. The Bible epitomizes the diversity of these forms of encounter between faith and culture.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 200
Vendor: Orbis Books
Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 0.00 X 0.00 X 0.00 (inches)
ISBN: 157075330X
ISBN-13: 9781570753305

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Legrand examines the Bible's attitude to faith and culture in three parts: Israel and the nations; the cultural world of Jesus; and Paul and beyond. In each part he offers a synthesis of current research on the cultural ambience studied and discusses the core texts that show the Bible's stance toward culture.

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