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Welcoming the Stranger

3.5  ·  Rating details ·  16 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
An astute rethinking of theology and pastoral ministry that overcomes sentimental notions of hospitality.
Paperback, 184 pages
Published March 1st 1992 by Augsburg Fortress Publishing
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Joel Jackson
Sep 17, 2012 rated it liked it
I found Kiefert's exploration of worship and hospitality disappointing. He approached his survey through the historical use of high liturgy and how to integrate that into a church's mentality of hospitality. Being that I have experience with high liturgy, but do not currently serve a church that uses the Lectionary and other forms of high liturgy I found that Kiefert's survey did not answer the questions I have about welcoming the stranger. In addition, I found that he often got trapped in explo ...more
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Jan 05, 2010 rated it really liked it
Good basics on immigration policies/regulations/issues in the US. Easy-to-read and appeared to be non-biased.
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