The Spiritual City PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Spiritual City free pdf A Spiritual City provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities from a Christian perspective. * Contains thought-provoking theological and spiritual reflections on city-making by a leading scholar * Unites contemporary thinking about urban space and built environments with the latest in urban theology * Addresses the long-standing anti-urban bias of Christianity and its emphasis on inwardness and pilgrimage * Presents an important religious perspective on the potential of cities to create a strong human community and sense of sacred space

About Philip Sheldrake

Philip Sheldrake is Senior Research Fellow at Westcott House in the Cambridge Theological Federation and Director, Institute for the Study of Contemporary Spirituality, Oblate School of Theology, San Antonio Texas. He has taught and written extensively in the field of Christian spirituality, on the nature of space and place in religion, and on spirituality more generally. He is involved internationally in interreligious dialogue. His dozen books include Spirituality: A Brief History, Second Edition (Wiley Blackwell, 2013), Explorations in Spirituality: History, Theology and Social Practice (2010), Spirituality and History, Second Edition (1998) and, as editor, New SCM/Westminster Dictionary of Christian Spirituality (2005). He is a Past President of the international Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality.


Details Book

Author : Philip Sheldrake
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 20 June 2014
ISBN : 1118830512
EAN : 9781118830512
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Spiritual City



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Spiritual City free pdfThe Spiritual City

    A Spiritual City provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities from a Christian perspective. * Contains thought-provoking theological and spiritual reflections on city-making by a.


  • Re-Framing Urban Space free pdfRe-Framing Urban Space

    Re-framing Urban Space: Urban Design for Emerging Hybrid and High-Density Conditions rethinks the role and meaning of urban spaces through current trends and challenges in urban development..


  • Re-Framing Urban Space free pdfRe-Framing Urban Space

    Re-framing Urban Space: Urban Design for Emerging Hybrid and High-Density Conditions rethinks the role and meaning of urban spaces through current trends and challenges in urban development..


  • Ordinary Cities free pdfOrdinary Cities

    This groundbreaking book establishes a new framework for thinking about urban development. and crosses the longstanding divide in urban scholarship and urban policy. between Western and other cities (especially those labelled 'Third World')..


  • Ordinary Cities free pdfOrdinary Cities

    This groundbreaking book establishes a new framework for thinking about urban development. and crosses the longstanding divide in urban scholarship and urban policy. between Western and other cities (especially those labelled 'Third World')..


  • The Spiritual City free pdfThe Spiritual City

    Free Download For Books. A Spiritual City provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities from a Christian perspective. * Contains thought-provoking theological and spiritual refl