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The Resource Amazing grace : a vocabulary of faith, Kathleen Norris

Amazing grace : a vocabulary of faith, Kathleen Norris

Label
Amazing grace : a vocabulary of faith
Title
Amazing grace
Title remainder
a vocabulary of faith
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Norris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author blends history, memoir, and theology with a strong grasp of language in an investigation into the key words of Christian belief, such as "judgment," "prayer," "faith," and "Christ."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norris, Kathleen
Dewey number
230/.03
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4501.2
LC item number
.N63 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian life
  • Christianity
  • Language and languages
  • Faith
  • Christian life
  • Christianity
  • Christian life
  • Christianity
  • Faith
  • Language and languages
  • Christian life
  • Christianity
  • Christianity
  • Christian life
Label
Amazing grace : a vocabulary of faith, Kathleen Norris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eschatology -- Antichrist -- Silence -- Salvation -- Inheritance: blessing and curse -- Incarnation -- Detachment -- Conversion: the family story -- Exorcism -- Perfection -- Prayer -- Belief, doubt, and sacred ambiguity -- Repentance -- Annunciation -- Inheritance: what religion were you raised in, and what are you now? -- Commandments -- Idolatry -- Bible -- Righteous -- Conversion: the stories -- God -- Blood -- Virgin Mary, Mother of God -- Anger -- Conversion: The feminist impasse -- Chosen -- Fear -- Conversion: one more boom -- Grace -- Intolerance/forbearance -- Christ -- Sinner, wretch, and reprobate -- Faith -- Good and evil -- Preaching -- The Bible: illiteracies and ironies -- Heresy/apostasy -- Creeds -- Orthodoxy -- God-talk -- Inquisition -- Oppression -- Herod -- Conversion: the wild West -- Ecstasy -- Medieval -- Christian -- The Bible study -- Worship -- Conversion: my Ebenezer -- The Bible: give me a word -- "Organized" religion -- Hospitality -- Church -- Lectio Divina -- Mystic -- Trinity -- Seeking -- Conversion: the scary stuff -- Evangelism -- Imagination (or, How many Christians does it take to balance N. Scott Momaday?) -- Unchurched -- Hell -- Judgment -- Apocalypse -- Prayer as remembrance: the expert marksman's medal -- Dogma -- Angels -- Wickedness -- Interpretation: "I know not" -- Revelation -- Pentecostal -- Prayer as mystery -- Neighbor -- Theology -- Asceticism -- Heaven -- Infallibility -- Truth -- The new Jerusalem
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781573220781
Lccn
97045211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm37935174
  • (OCoLC)37935174
Label
Amazing grace : a vocabulary of faith, Kathleen Norris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eschatology -- Antichrist -- Silence -- Salvation -- Inheritance: blessing and curse -- Incarnation -- Detachment -- Conversion: the family story -- Exorcism -- Perfection -- Prayer -- Belief, doubt, and sacred ambiguity -- Repentance -- Annunciation -- Inheritance: what religion were you raised in, and what are you now? -- Commandments -- Idolatry -- Bible -- Righteous -- Conversion: the stories -- God -- Blood -- Virgin Mary, Mother of God -- Anger -- Conversion: The feminist impasse -- Chosen -- Fear -- Conversion: one more boom -- Grace -- Intolerance/forbearance -- Christ -- Sinner, wretch, and reprobate -- Faith -- Good and evil -- Preaching -- The Bible: illiteracies and ironies -- Heresy/apostasy -- Creeds -- Orthodoxy -- God-talk -- Inquisition -- Oppression -- Herod -- Conversion: the wild West -- Ecstasy -- Medieval -- Christian -- The Bible study -- Worship -- Conversion: my Ebenezer -- The Bible: give me a word -- "Organized" religion -- Hospitality -- Church -- Lectio Divina -- Mystic -- Trinity -- Seeking -- Conversion: the scary stuff -- Evangelism -- Imagination (or, How many Christians does it take to balance N. Scott Momaday?) -- Unchurched -- Hell -- Judgment -- Apocalypse -- Prayer as remembrance: the expert marksman's medal -- Dogma -- Angels -- Wickedness -- Interpretation: "I know not" -- Revelation -- Pentecostal -- Prayer as mystery -- Neighbor -- Theology -- Asceticism -- Heaven -- Infallibility -- Truth -- The new Jerusalem
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9781573220781
Lccn
97045211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm37935174
  • (OCoLC)37935174

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