By Owen C. Thomas
"Owen Thomas is a prophet, within the biblical feel of the observe, calling a group to ascertain its lifestyle and glance to the rock from which it used to be quarried. His ebook is revolutionary, now and then radical, accurately since it is rooted within the better of a practice he is aware in addition to an individual. The scope of those essays is remarkable-from philosophical theology to parish administration-with an exceptional heart within the lifetime of the Spirit, lived amid the perplexities of history."
-Charles Hefling, Professor of Systematic Theology, Boston College
"What Owen Thomas has to assert approximately Christian lifestyles and perform will satisfaction many, confound others, and problem we all to imagine extra severely approximately issues that topic. it is a distinctively Anglican voice crying out on behalf of embodied spirituality, political engagement, and prophetic ministry."
-Arthur Holder, John Dillenberger Professor of Christian Spirituality, Graduate Theological Union
"In this legacy of his years as theological reflector on Christian lifestyles, Owen Thomas, in his personal inventive means, articulates the chronic insistence of the Bible and Anglican culture that religion and perform, fact and motion were so joined jointly by way of God that they have to by no means be positioned asunder. really worth analyzing and pondering."
-Harvey H. Guthrie, Former Dean and Professor of previous testomony, Episcopal Divinity School
Owen C. Thomas is Emeritus Professor of Theology of the Episcopal Divinity university, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and the writer of 8 past books in theology and the philosophy of faith. A former physicist, he has been a traveling professor on the Gregorian collage and the North American university in Rome, an accessory professor on the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California, and earlier president of the yank Theological Society.
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