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Introduction

Rachel Stanworth

in Recognizing Spiritual Needs in People who are Dying

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198525110
eISBN:
9780191730504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525110.003.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This introductory chapter discusses the main focus of the book, which is the search for a non-religious ‘language of spirit’. It provides a working definition of the main term used throughout this ... More


Human Life in the Midst of Life that Loves Living

Oswald Bayer and Jeff Cayzer

in Freedom in Response

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199249091
eISBN:
9780191697807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249091.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter discusses the definition of life in a theological perspective. Life is celebrated as something provided as a gift. Life is a miracle; it is something to be marveled at. There is no sense ... More


Proprietors or Priests of Creation?

Metropolitan John

in Toward an Ecology of Transfiguration: Orthodox Christian Perspectives on Environment, Nature, and Creation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251445
eISBN:
9780823252909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251445.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The development of ecological awareness and sensitivity in the last years has led to the use of various models of speaking about the relation of man to nature. The prevailing model is that of ... More


Opening Israel's Scriptures

Ellen F. Davis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190260545
eISBN:
9780190260583
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190260545.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

In thirty-six essays, Davis moves book by book through the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, from Genesis to Chronicles, offering practical exegesis for a broad audience. This is a selective yet ... More


New directions since Meyendorff

Norman Russell

in Gregory Palamas and the Making of Palamism in the Modern Age

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780199644643
eISBN:
9780191772351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199644643.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter examines the new directions taken since Meyendorff’s work in four fields: the edition of texts, historical research, philosophical investigation, and theological analysis. Ettore ... More


Who Are the Bishops and Where Do They Come From?

Stephen J. Fichter, Thomas P. Gaunt, Catherine Hoegeman, and Paul M. Perl

in Catholic Bishops in the United States: Church Leadership in the Third Millennium

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190920289
eISBN:
9780190920319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190920289.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter provides an overview of information on the current bishops of the United States: their age, where they are from, where they went to school, what they studied, their theological ... More


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