Through The Eyes Of A Child Paperback
New insights in theology from a child's perspective
by Anne Richards; Peter Privett;
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Through The Eyes Of A Child
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Who has the right to 'do' theology? Only academics? Only adults? Or do we all have a voice in the kingdom of God?
Through the eyes of a child considers 14 key theological themes from one of the most neglected of perspectives - that of children. Honouring Jesus' command to place the child at the centre, theologians, psychologists and educationalists take us from our comfort zone to look afresh at some of the most grave, difficult and beautiful topics in Christian theology.
Challenging conventional readings of theology, this landmark work will fascinate and challenge anyone who cares about children and their place in the world and the church.
Contributors: Anne Richards, Peter Privett, Nigel Asbridge, Keith White, Rebecca Nye, Joanna Collicutt, Emma Percy, Sandra Millar, Angela Shier-Jones, John Pridmore, John Drane and Olive M. Fleming Drane, Paul Butler, Howard Worsley and Philip Fryar.
Anne Richards is national adviser for mission theology for the Church of England. She has written wisely on gospel and culture use.
Peter Privett is the Godly Play training consultant for the UK and Europe.
Through The Eyes Of A Child by Anne Richards; Peter Privett was published by Church House in February 2009 and is our 22748th best seller. The ISBN for Through The Eyes Of A Child is 9780715140888.
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Through the Eyes of a ChildIan Gibbs, via The Good Book Stall
To mark the thirtieth anniversary of the United Nations International Year of the Child, this book has been published by Church House Publishing (C of E). The reader must judge whether the contributors to this volume have succeeded in their aim of seeing religious experience through the eyes of a child. Perhaps more importantly the essayists address the still problematic issues of the theology of childhood, children’s theological insights, childhood spirituality, and so on. In spite of decades of observation there still does not seem to be an agreed understanding of the religious development of the child, and certainly no consensus on how that development relates to the adult, and adult religious development. This is a work in progress.
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|Page last updated||25th February 2017|
|Author / Artist||Anne Richards; Peter Privett|
|Publisher||Church House (February 2009)|
|Editor||Anne Richards; Peter Privett|
|Number of Pages||368|