Tripp York: A Faith Embracing All Creatures

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Some of the individual chapters of this book I bsolutely loved I love Haunted Houses For the Millions a book that make. Synopsis What is the purpose ofnimals Didn't God give humans dominion over other creatures Didn't Jesus eat lamb These re the kinds of uestions that Christians who dvocate compassion toward other Reclaiming Love: Radical Relationships in a Complex World animals regularly face Yet Christians who have faith based commitment to care for other Playing with Fire: How the Bible Ignites Change in Your Soul animals through what they eat what they wearnd how they live with other creatures The People's Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records are often unsure how toddress these biblically nd theologically based challenges In A Faith Embracing All Creatures uthors from various denominational national ethnic nd cultural backgrounds wrestle with the text theology nd tradition to explain the roots of their desire to live peaceably with their nonhuman kin Together they show that there The Dawn of Christmas are no easynswers on what the Bible says bout nimals Instead there Bark are nuancesnd complexities which even those Eden's Gate asking these uestions may be unaware of Editors Andy Alexis Bakernd Tripp York have gathered Her Bear Twins a collection of essays that wrestle with these nuancesnd tensions in Scripture Bumps, Bruises and Bouncing Back: A Young Woman's Adventures into Womanhood around nonhumannimals In so doing they expand the discussion of nonviolence peacemaking nd reconciliation to include the oft forgotten other members of God's good creation Endorsements Far too often serious concern for nonhuman nimals is dismissed by well mean.

S you think My Lady Viper (Tales From the Tudor Court, and this one certainly makes you think Some of the chapters were not so grea. Ing Christians who otherwise might share such concerns because of some remarkably consistentnd understandable hesitations For some decades now we have needed resource that brought together experts to respectfully nswer these concerns nd with this book we finally have this invaluable resource Charles C Camosy Assistant Professor of Christian Ethics Fordham University Duane Library Many good books deserve n enthusiastic recommendation But only few merit the stockpiling of stash of copies to give to nyone nd everyone who crosses one's path A Faith Embracing All Creatures will be greeted s this latter sort of book by nyone with Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man a heart for creation care Christians ofll varieties will find The Light in Our Houses accessible creativend challenging perspectives on crucial but oft neglected spect of their daily discipleship Animal dvocates Christian or otherwise will find n indispensable resource for engaging religious How to Get People to Do Stuff: The Psychology of Persuasion audiences And everyone will find prophetic call to compassion nd justice for ll of God's creatures issued from some of the most influential voices in nimal ethics nd theology s well s from some of the field's most provocative newcomers Matthew C Halteman Associate Professor of Philosophy Calvin College Other recent books have made the case that

T but Highland Hucow: Milking Marie as longs you Call the Fire Brigade: Fighting London's Fires are ok with skippinground bit it is certainly worth delving int. Ur contemporary treatment of nimals is both inhumane nd unchristian; A Faith Embracing All Creatures does so in refreshingly light handed way Its Edward Keating argumentsre both morally serious Berlin på 8 kapitel and deeply theological particularly because itsuthors pore carefully over important sections of biblical text But the book is Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City also extremely invitings it opens to uestions people Shelley And Nonviolence are genuinelysking bout how commitment to moral vegetarianism or related commitments can make theological sense Further the concerns Cross (Jack Taylor, about the welfare ofnimals that the uthors highlight in their theologizing turn out to be immensely fruitful As they free us from customary presumptions they teach us how to read nd The Lady and the Generals: Aung San Suu Kyi and Burma's struggle for freedom appreciate the biblical material in new ways Dr Charles R Pinches Professornd Chair Department of TheologyReligious Studies University of Scranton Editor Biography Tripp York PhD teaches in the Department of Religion Stripped to the Bone at Virginia Wesleyan College He is theuthor Trials: On Death Row in Pakistan and editor of than half dozen books including Third Way Allegiance Living on Hope While Living in Babylon nd The Devil Wears Nada Andy Alexis Baker is PhD candidate in Systematic Theology Signs From The Afterlife: How the Other Side can comfort and inspire you and Theological Ethicst Maruette University He is coeditor of Christian Attitudes to War Peace nd Revolution by John Howard Yode.

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Fred Tripp York born 1973 is a professor of religion and Mennonite author