Item description for Death: Confronting the Reality by William E. Phipps...
Overview A compelling handbook for pastors, counselors, adult discussion groups. It encourages personal reflection. William Phipps deals honestly and openly with the cultural and human issues surrounding death. His comprehensive resource covers definitions of life and death, life expectancy and quality of life, terminal illness, suicide, grief, funeral practices, body disposal, violent death, nuclear war, handgun control, the death penalty, how to explain death to children, and theories of life after death.
A compelling handbook for pastors, counselors, and adult discussion groups, this book deals honestly and openly with the cultural and human issues surrounding death. This comprehensive resource covers definitions of life and death, life expectancy and quality of life, terminal illness, suicide, grief, funeral practices, and much more.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.08" Width: 5.42" Height: 0.73" Weight: 0.59 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 1987
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 080420487X ISBN13 9780804204873
Availability 128 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 20, 2017 01:35.
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More About William E. Phipps
William Phipps is Professor Emeritus of Religion and Philosophy, Davis and Elkins College. His numerous books on sexual themes in biblical and church history include Genesis and Gender, Was Jesus Married? and Influential Theologians on Wo/Man. He lives in Richmond, Virginia.
William E. Phipps currently resides in Richmond, in the state of Virginia. William E. Phipps was born in 1930.