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The Bible, disability, and the church : a new vision of the people of God

Author: Amos Yong
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses how the way Biblical texts are interpreted in regard to people with disabilities, and challenges churches to become more inclusive.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amos Yong
ISBN: 9780802866080 0802866085
OCLC Number: 707486617
Description: xiii, 161 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction : disability and the people of God : whole or fragmented? --
Holiness, the covenant, and ancient Israel : exclusion, inclusion, and disability --
What hath Dr. Luke and his colleagues to say? : Jesus, the early church, and a (radical Pentecostal) theology of disability --
One body, many members : St. Paul's charismatic ecclesiology and the renewal of dis/ability --
When there shall be no more tears : eschatology, the reign of God, and the redemption of disability --
Epilogue: The new biblical theology of disability : so what? --
Appendix: Disability at Qumran.
Responsibility: Amos Yong.

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Discusses how the way Biblical texts are interpreted in regard to people with disabilities, and challenges churches to become more inclusive.
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