Lisa Sowle Cahill
Family a Christian Social Pers
August 02, 2019 Comments.. 515
Family a Christian Social Pers Lisa Sowle Cahill An authentic vision for today s family Thoughtful and informative, Cahill s work brings fresh historical, theological, and ethical thought to the explosive area of family deeply contested territory in today s cultural and religious skirmishes As one group of social theorists and cultural critics points to rising divorce and illegitimacy rates as symptoms of unfettered indAn authentic vision for today s family Thoughtful and informative, Cahill s work brings fresh historical, theological, and ethical thought to the explosive area of family deeply contested territory in today s cultural and religious skirmishes As one group of social theorists and cultural critics points to rising divorce and illegitimacy rates as symptoms of unfettered individualism and moral laxity, another side notes that the traditional, nuclear family is actually a product of the industrial age, with its strict gender roles, public private split, and exclusion of an underclass In the religious arena, evangelical conservative vs mainline feminist lines echo these battles, contesting the authentic meaning of family within a Christian framework Though family has been dissected in the academic and cultural wars, Cahill asserts that the usual religious agenda of restoring the traditional nuclear family is actually misinformed and misguided It actually bolsters oppressive social, economic, and racial mechanisms that are destroying families at the bottom, middle, and even top of the ladder Is there an authentically Christian notion of family Cahill s contribution shows in a striking way how very different we are counter cultural New Testament and early church notions of family from our ideas of family values how, throughout history, other fruitful Christian examples have emerged in the work of John Chrysostom, Martin Luther, and the Puritans how, despite distortion by gender and class divisions, there develops a Christian vision of the altruistic family, animated by Christian discipleship to stand for compassion, generosity, and justice how pertinent this vision of the domestic church is to public debate and public policy.. Family a Christian Social Pers An authentic vision for today s family Thoughtful and informative Cahill s work brings fresh historical theological and ethical thought to the explosive area of family deeply contested territory in
  • Title: Family a Christian Social Pers
  • Author: Lisa Sowle Cahill
  • ISBN: 9780800632526
  • Page: 349
  • Format: Paperback
  • Family a Christian Social Pers Lisa Sowle Cahill

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    1. Kate says:

      Reading this in bitst sure I ll read the entire book, but I appreciate her attempts to define the social role of Christian families and to expand the function of Christian families to be inclusive.

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