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Playful religion

Playful religion

challenges for the study of religion

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Published by Eburon in Delft, The Netherlands .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementessays by André Droogers ... [et al.] ; edited by Anton van Harskamp ... [et al.].
    ContributionsDroogers, A. F., Harskamp, Anton van, 1946-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18273675M
    ISBN 109059721047
    ISBN 109789059721043

      His book provides a thoughtful and nuanced correction, emphasizing that as Christians we are first of all children of God, which entails a kind of ‘playful’ relationship. David Epston, M.A., C.Q.S.W. is coauthor of Narrative Means to Therapeutic Ends () and Playful Approaches to Serious Problems (). He is a visiting professor at the School of Community Studies, UNITEC Institute of Technology in Auckland, and is the codirector of Price: $

    "Bestselling author Eldredge (Wild at Heart), founder of Ransomed Heart Ministries, uses his playful style to uncover the truth about who Jesus really was. With an eyebrow-raising warning about the "poison of religion," he urges readers to turn from religious power displays and legalism and instead spend time falling in love with the man, Jesus.   Eck’s tone of voice in her book is scholarly, not irreverent or playful. It tells you a lot about Hinduism and India in a measured way. It makes for harder reading for that reason.

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Playful religion Download PDF EPUB FB2

Playful Religion explores the concept of play as it appears within the rituals and practices of various religions from around the world, such as Latin American Pentecostalism and the African religion of Candomblé. Playful religion book the seriousness of the issues religion generally deals with, this book demonstrates that the idea of play is an essential part of religious life across cultures and Author: Andre Droogers, Grace Davie, Peter B.

Clarke. Playful Religion explores the concept of play as it appears within the rituals and practices of various religions from around the world, such as Latin American Pentecostalism and the African religion of Candomblé. Despite the seriousness of the issues religion generally deals with, this book demonstrates that the idea of play is an essential part of religious life across cultures and throughout history.

Playful, Glad, and Free: Karl Barth and a Theology of Popular Culture (Emerging Scholars) - Kindle edition by DeCou, Jessica. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or : Jessica DeCou.

Many people would be surprised to hear that a playful attitude towards God and the world lies at the heart of Christian faith. Traditionally Christians have focused on the serious responsibilities of service, sacrifice, and commitment.

But the prophets say that the future kingdom is full of people laughing and playing, which has implications for Christians who are called Playful religion book live out the future Brand: Cascade Books. Playful Religion: An Innovative Approach to Prevent Radicalisation of Muslim Youth in Europe Article (PDF Available) in Religions 11(2) January with 14 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

"Bestselling author Eldredge (Wild at Heart), founder of Ransomed Heart Ministries, uses his playful style to uncover the truth about who Jesus really was. With an eyebrow-raising warning about the "poison of religion," he urges readers to turn from religious power displays and legalism and instead spend time falling in love with the man, Jesus/5().

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This study inspired the below activities and then so. Radicalisation of Muslim youth is a hot item in the Netherlands.

Deradicalisation is therefore high on the agenda. In our view, however, the deradicalisation processes begin at a moment ‘when it is too late to lock the stable door, because the horse has already bolted’. That is why our focus is on the prevention of radicalisation.

In our contribution, we explore the concept of. Similar Items. Religion and the Western mind / by: Smart, Ninian, Published: () Relating religion: essays in the study of religion / by: Smith, Jonathan Z. Published: () Practice and science of religion a study of method in comparative religion / by: Woods, James Haughton, Introduction: On play, imagination, and the study of religion / Anton van Harskamp --The normalization of religious experience: healing, prophecy, dreams, and visions / André Droogers --Identity, religious pluralism and ritual in Brazil: Umbanda and Pentecostalism / André Droogers --Paradoxical views on a paradoxical religion: models for the explanation of Pentecostal expansion in Brazil and Chile /.

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Let me focus on three points of issue: 1) In the introduction the author deals with the topic of. Religion is a cultural system that establishes symbols that relate humanity to spirituality and moral values.

Many religions have narratives, symbols, traditions and sacred histories that are intended to give meaning to life or to explain the origin of life or the universe.

This new “playful” perspective makes spirituality available for everybody. It is universal. As Christians, part of evangelizing is helping others tap into the divine, whether they name it as God or not. And for us, a deepened understanding of spirituality can deepen our own outward religious : Andy Otto.

Playful Religion: Challenges for the Study of Religion: Andre Droogers, Peter B. Clarke, Grace Davie, Sidney M. Greenfield, Peter Versteeg, Anton van Harskamp. It is precisely on the development of resilience that we focus in this contribution. In the following section we present a case study of playful religion: a game played with groups of Muslim youth, who, as such, constitute a religious sub-community.

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With an eyebrow-raising warning about the "poison of religion," he urges readers to turn from religious power displays and legalism and instead.