Let the Children Come (Heftet)

Reimagining Childhood from a Christian Perspective

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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2003
Antall sider: 256
Forlag: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9780787956653
Omtale: Let the Children Come
In this important and much-needed book, theologian, author, and teacher Bonnie J. Miller-McLemore writes about the struggle to raise children with integrity and faithfulness as Christians in a complex postmodern society. Let the Children Come shows that the care of children is in itself a religious discipline and a communal practice that places demands on both congregations and society as a whole. The author calls for clearer and more defined ways in which Christians can respond to the call to nurture all children (not just their own) as manifestations of God's presence in the world. Miller-McLemore raises and investigates questions that up until now have largely been left unasked, such as: What are the dominant cultural perceptions of children-- including religious perceptions-- with which parents must grapple? How have Christians defined children and parenting, and how should they today?

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