By Silvia Schroer,Thomas Staubli,Linda M. Maroney

ISBN-10: 0814659543

ISBN-13: 9780814659540

Many individuals with health problems search therapeutic in religions and practices which are merely weakly inculturated between us. Our figuring out and use of such international knowledge is usually simply as superficial; however it is definitely understood opposed to the historical past of a centuries-long Christian culture of reading the Bible in a fashion adversarial to the physique, quite the feminine body.

In Body Symbolism within the Bible, Schroer and Staubli supply a greater knowing of this topic by means of exploring the symbolism of assorted physique elements within the Bible. They reinterpret and thereby reclaim the inspiration of the physique as a temple of God in order that regard for the physique may end up in recognize for the human rights of ladies and males. Exploring the subject throughout the lenses of theological anthropology and biblical spirituality, their presentation would certainly upload readability to our knowing and generate destiny discussion.

Richly illustrated in complete color.

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