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By Paul G. Doerksen,Denny Smith

ISBN-10: 1498201504

ISBN-13: 9781498201506

ISBN-10: 1498285708

ISBN-13: 9781498285704

Take and Read is a suite of essays first awarded as oral theological reflections on books, written to stimulate conversations between varied teams of readers, which incorporated farmers, physicians, lecturers, poets, novelists, scientists, humans fascinated by enterprise, finance, aid paintings, and lots of different walks of existence, ranging in age from twenty-something to 80. those reflections introduce and provide samples of theological readings of numerous books. the result's a set of essays addressing a variety of subject matters from nutrients protection to violence, from dementia to indigenous matters. maybe this ebook is healthier defined as a call for participation to becoming a member of a talk approximately books, and extra importantly, approximately God.

"This bouquet of essays either versions and inspires theological readings of various literary texts--readings that show the theological activity contains establishing up questions at the least as usually as answering them. the gathering presents wealthy assets for a considerate 'everyday' theology directed towards genuine ethical formation."
--Laura Schmidt Roberts, Professor of Biblical & non secular reviews, Fresno Pacific University

"If the highbrow buddy and theological mentor all of us desire have been revealed and sure right into a booklet, it will seem like this one. With Take and Read, Paul Doerksen brings us into demanding corporation then graciously and properly courses us throughout the dialog. A distillation of all that is most sensible approximately theological education." 
--Paul Cumin, Pastor of Pemberton neighborhood Church, B.C.

Paul Doerksen is affiliate Professor of Theology and Anabaptist reviews at Canadian Mennonite college in Winnipeg, Manitoba. he's the writer of Beyond Suspicion: Post-Christendom Protestant Political Theology in John Howard Yoder and Oliver O`Donovan (2009).

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