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Reimagining the Human: Theological Anthropology in Response to Systemic Evil
Exploring theological anthropology, the doctrine of what it means to be human and to be created in God's image, Fernandez argues that our life in the image of God is damaged and frustrated by the systemic evils of society, particularly classism, racism, sexism, and naturism (destructive practices against the ecosystem). At the heart of these four evils are matters of faith ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published June 1st 2004 by Chalice Press
(first published December 1st 2003)
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Nov 11, 2016 L rated it it was amazing
This is a text for a Spring 2017 Wintermester class at Brite-- a real eye and heart opener--particularly touched by this story: "Soon after the devastation of the First World War, Quakers responded to the need of the impoverished people of Poland by distributing food and clothing...one relief worker contracted typhus and died...canonical law forbade burying anyone not of that confession in consecrated ground...worker was buried in a grace outside the fence of the cemetery...BUT DURING THE NIGHT ...more