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Prophetic Witness and the Reimagining of the World Poetry, Theology and Philosophy in Dialogue- Power of the Word V

Prophetic Witness and the Reimagining of the World: Poetry, Theology and Philosophy in Dialogue- Power of the Word V

1st Edition

Edited By Mark S. Burrows, Hilary Davies, Josephine von Zitzewitz
May 06, 2022

This book explores the prophetic characteristics of literature, particularly poetry, that seek to reimagine the world in which it is written. Using theological and philosophical insights it charts the relentless impulse of literature to propose alternative visions, practicable or utopian, and point...

Poetic Revelations Word Made Flesh Made Word: The Power of the Word III

Poetic Revelations: Word Made Flesh Made Word: The Power of the Word III

1st Edition

Edited By Mark S. Burrows, Jean Ward, Małgorzata Grzegorzewska
March 31, 2021

This book explores the much debated relation of language and bodily experience (i.e. the 'flesh'), considering in particular how poetry functions as revelatory discourse and thus relates to the formal horizon of theological inquiry. The central thematic focus is around a 'phenomenology of the flesh...

Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation Thresholds of Wonder: The Power of the Word IV

Poetry, Philosophy and Theology in Conversation: Thresholds of Wonder: The Power of the Word IV

1st Edition

Edited By Francesca Bugliani Knox, Jennifer Reek
March 31, 2021

This volume is a collection of essays that explains how literature, philosophy and theology have explored the role of wonder in our lives, particularly through poetry. Wonder has been an object of fascination for these disciplines from the Greek antiquity onwards, yet the connections between their ...

Poetry and the Religious Imagination The Power of the Word

Poetry and the Religious Imagination: The Power of the Word

1st Edition

By Francesca Bugliani Knox, David Lonsdale
February 12, 2018

What is the role of spiritual experience in poetry? What are the marks of a religious imagination? How close can the secular and the religious be brought together? How do poetic imagination and religious beliefs interact? Exploring such questions through the concept of the religious imagination, ...

Poetry and Prayer The Power of the Word II

Poetry and Prayer: The Power of the Word II

1st Edition

By Francesca Bugliani Knox, John Took
March 29, 2017

Interdisciplinary and ecumenical in scope, Poetry and Prayer offers theoretical discussion on the profound connection between poetic inspiration and prayer as well as reflection on the work of individual writers and the traditions within which they stand. An international range of established ...

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