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A Brief History of Spirituality (Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion)

by Philip Sheldrake

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion - Inspirational/Spirituality,
  • Church history,
  • Religion,
  • Spirituality,
  • Christian Life - General,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / Spirituality / General,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • History,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405375M
    ISBN 101405117710
    ISBN 109781405117715

      He is the author of numerous books including Explorations in Spirituality: History, Theology & Social Practice (), Spaces for the Sacred: Place, Memory & Identity (), and Living between Worlds: Place and Journey in Celtic Christianity (). show more/5(61). Spirituality - A Brief History 2e by Philip Sheldrake Overview - Engagingly written by one of the world's leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day.

      Philip Sheldrake Spirituality: A Brief History 2nd edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Engagingly written by one of the world’s leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day. Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how. A Brief History of Spirituality PDF By:Philip Sheldrake Published on by Wiley-Blackwell. A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.

    The book's strength is its breadth: selections from all major denominations, all of history, all continents. Christianity can no longer be regarded as a “Western” religion; this book is intended to be an hors d'oeuvre to increase your hunger for more exploration. A landmark text on the history of Christian spirituality embarks on the journey afresh. This accessible and engaging history provides an excellent primer on the two-millennium quest for union with God, a "thirst" at the center of Christian life and practice.


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A Brief History of Spirituality (Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion) by Philip Sheldrake Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Book Description. A Brief History of Spirituality charts the development of the Christian tradition of spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day/5(7).

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A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.* Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries* Draws out the distinctive themes of Christian spirituality, exploring the historical and cultural events and /5(61).

Spirituality: A Brief History, tells the story of Christian spirituality from its roots in the NT, undeviatingly up to the present-day Christianity. 1 () [email protected].

A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day. Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries.

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The Great Awakening, In Decemberthe first revival of historic significance broke out in Northampton, Mass., where a young Jonathan Edwards was pastor. After months of fruitless labor, he reported five or six people. A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.; Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries.

Philip Sheldrake is one of the leading voices in academic spirituality today. His book Spirituality and History (London: SPCK, ) is a significant and probing analysis of how records of history, namely the history of spirituality, can be and have been shaped by the needs and interests of the world's powerful.

"A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day. Moving through the main figures and historical periods, the author shows how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries.". Foundations: scriptures and early church --The monastic paradigm: --Spirituality in the city: --Spiritualities in the age of reformations: --Spirituality in an age of reason: --Modernity to postmodernity: Series Title: Blackwell brief histories of religion.

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A Brief History of Spirituality (Blackwell Publishers ) 2nd revised edition pending March Heaven in Ordinary: A George Herbert Reader (SCM-Canterbury Press, ) Explorations in Spirituality: History, Theology and Social Practice (Paulist Press, )File Size: KB. The fascination with spirituality is a striking aspect of our contemporary times and stands in stark contrast to the decline in traditional religious belonging in the West.

Although the word 'spirituality' has Christian origins it has now moved well beyond these ' indeed beyond religion itself.A Brief History of Spirituality. By Philip Sheldrake. Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion.

Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, xiii + pp. $ (cloth); $ (paper). Philip Sheldrake is the William Leech Professorial Fellow in Applied Theology at the University of Durham. He enjoys several other teaching distinctions.Spirituality: A Brief History (2nd ed.) (Wiley Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion series) by Philip Sheldrake.