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Reading Is Believing

Author : David S. Cunningham
ISBN : 9781441239099
Genre : Religion
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In this fascinating and fresh look at the Apostles' Creed, David Cunningham argues that reading fiction and film can lead Christians to a deeper, more precise, and more experiential knowledge of their faith. Drawing on novels, plays, and films by the likes of Dickens, Shakespeare, P. D. James, and Graham Greene, Cunningham discusses the Apostles' Creed in detail, using one primary text to illuminate each article. Cunningham begins with a brief history of the Christian creeds and their significance. In addition to plot summaries, each chapter includes discussion questions addressing the relationship between literature and faith and concludes with a works cited list and a list for further reading. This book will delight Christians who want to better understand the creeds and basic doctrinal confessions of the Christian faith. While academics, theologians, and literature and film aficionados will celebrate Cunningham's keen literary and theological insights, the book is equally readable for those with little background in these fields of study. Reading Is Believing is an ideal text for Christian education classes, adult Sunday school, and church-based book clubs. It will serve well as a text in theology courses, as well as various courses in the humanities, ethics, and cultural and religious studies.

Reading As Belief

Author : J. Bettridge
ISBN : 9780230101265
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Reading as Belief advances the provocative idea that the disruptive techniques of recent innovative poetry require readers to become believers, occupying the same philosophical ground as the religious faithful. Pairing the poets Charles Bernstein and Bruce Andrews with John Calvin and Jonathan Edwards, and drawing on the work of diverse thinkers such as Wendy Brown, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Walter Benjamin, Stanley Cavell, William James, and Gilles Deleuze, this book demonstrates how belief, faith and language-attuned critical inquiry share an epistemology, one concerned with making meaning in the absence of certainty. Bettridge argues that recognizing such common ground helps overcome the cultural and philosophical impasse following the collapse of modernity s central narratives about language and liberal subjectivity.

Believe Can Read

Author : Uganda L. Reed
ISBN : 9781312537804
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If your child is having problems reading or believing in themselves Believe Can Read will give kids a different look at learning how to read. It also give parents a different look into their child's mind set when it comes to reading because every child will not tell you they are having a problem with reading. This causes kids to shut down. Parents learning to read is a challenge sometimes and every kid learns different. Believe is a little boy seahorse faced with the fear of not knowing how to read. This book allows a different sight into helping your child during a difficult learning period. It shines light on every child being different and learn in a different way. Through laughter, singing, understanding and patience Believe realize that everything he needed to learn how to read and learn new words was right inside of him. All he had to do is believe. If you believe you can do anything.

The Grounds Of Belief A Lecture Read Before The United Church Of England And Ireland Young Men S Society Belfast Etc

Author : Joseph John Murphy
ISBN : BL:A0022678983
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Believe What You Read

Author : Michael E. Bulson
ISBN : 9780809144150
Genre : Religion
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"Believe what you read" are the first words used in the presentation of the Book of the Gospels to a newly ordained deacon by his bishop. In keeping with this spirit, Michael E. Bulson presents this collection of "timeless homilies for deacons." Deacon Bulson always roots the homilies in scripture readings, supplemented by such diverse sources as Kathleen Norris, St. Thomas Aquinas, Anthony de Mello, Karl Rahner, St. Augustine, Henri Nouwen, the movie Schindler's List, and many others. The result is a homiletic resource for deacons that is "ever ancient, ever new" in the words of Augustine-a bishop who had a particular love and admiration for his deacons. Book jacket.

The Pennsylvania School Journal

Author : Thomas Henry Burrowes
ISBN : CHI:096947703
Genre : Education
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English In Africa

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105020641929
Genre : African literature (English)
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ISBN : STANFORD:36105004433111
Genre : Talmud
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Andrews American Queen

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The Origin And Development Of Religious Belief

Author : Sabine Baring-Gould
ISBN : OXFORD:600059121
Genre : Christianity
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Claudius Mauger S French Grammar With Additions

Author : Claude Mauger
ISBN : NKP:1002613467
Genre : French language
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Religion Belief And Spirituality In Late Life

Author : L. Eugene Thomas
ISBN : UVA:X004265274
Genre : Religion
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Examines the importance of beliefs in understanding psychologically relevant issues from self-identity to recovery from grief.

The Works Of Aurelius Augustine Writings In Connection With The Manichaean Heresy Translated By Richard Stothert 1872

Author : Saint Augustine (of Hippo)
ISBN : UCBK:C020228174
Genre : Theology
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The Wish To Believe

Author : Wilfrid Philip Ward
ISBN : OXFORD:591029688
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Understanding Seeking Faith Literature Religion And The Social Study Of Judaism

Author : Jacob Neusner
ISBN : UOM:39015014299831
Genre : Judaism
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The Claverings

Author : Anthony Trollope
ISBN : CHI:16128477
Genre : England
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The Philosophy Of Belief

Author : George Douglas Campbell Duke of Argyll
ISBN : PRNC:32101066128115
Genre : Christianity
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The Grounds Of Theistic And Christian Belief

Author : George Park Fisher
ISBN : UCAL:$B51988
Genre : Apologetics
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Transactions Of The Asiatic Society Of Japan

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Proceedings Of The Meetings Of The American Association Of Instructors Of The Blind

Author : American Association of Instructors of the Blind
ISBN : UIUC:30112109667052
Genre : Blind
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