God's Companions: Reimagining Christian Ethics (Challenges by Samuel Wells PDF

By Samuel Wells

ISBN-10: 1405120134

ISBN-13: 9781405120135

ISBN-10: 1405120142

ISBN-13: 9781405120142

We are happy to annouce that God’s Companions by way of Samuel Wells has been shortlisted for the 2007 Michael Ramsey Prize for theological writing.

Grounded in Samuel Wells’ adventure of normal lives in poorer neighborhoods, this ebook offers a notable and imaginitive method of Christian ethics. It argues that Christian ethics is based on God, at the practices of human neighborhood, and on worship, and that ethics is essentially a mirrored image of God's abundance.

Wells synthesizes dogmatic, liturgical, moral, scriptural, and pastoral methods to theology so as to make a daring declare for the centrality of the neighborhood church in theological mirrored image. He considers the abundance of presents God supplies during the practices of the Church, quite the Eucharist. His significant thesis, which governs his argument all through, is that God provides his humans every thing they should worship him, be his pals, and consume with him. Wells engages with critical scholarly fabric, but units out the problems lucidly for a pupil audience.

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