Item description for Practicing Christianity: Critical Perspectives for an Embodied Spirituality by Margaret R. Miles...
Overview In this book Margaret Miles gives a detailed critique of classic Christian devotional materials, such as The Imitation of Christ and The Pilgrim's Progress. She speaks as a scholar, as a Christian living in the modern world, and as a woman, and ends by discussing the relevance of her findings to Christian life today.
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Studio: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.06" Width: 6.08" Height: 0.47" Weight: 0.69 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2006
Publisher Wipf & Stock Publishers
ISBN 1597527505 ISBN13 9781597527507
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More About Margaret R. Miles
Margaret R. Miles is Emeritus Professor of Historical Theology at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley. As Bussey Professor of Theology, she taught the history of Christian thought for 20 years at Harvard University Divinity School. Her previous books include Plotinus on Body and Beauty (Blackwell, 1999), Reading for Life (1996), Seeing and Believing (1996), Desire and Delight (1993), Practicing Christianity (1988), and Carnal Knowing (1988).