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The Resource Saving paradise : how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire, Rita Nakashima Brock, Rebecca Ann Parker

Saving paradise : how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire, Rita Nakashima Brock, Rebecca Ann Parker

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Saving paradise : how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire
Title
Saving paradise
Title remainder
how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire
Statement of responsibility
Rita Nakashima Brock, Rebecca Ann Parker
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new look at the history of Christianity asks how its early vision of beauty evolved into a vision of torture, restoring the idea of paradise to its rightful place at the center of Christian thought
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265374
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DLC
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Brock, Rita Nakashima
Dewey number
230.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT23
LC item number
.B76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Parker, Rebecca Ann
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True
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  • Theology
  • Theology
  • Paradise
  • Nature
  • Creation
Target audience
adult
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how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire
Label
Saving paradise : how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire, Rita Nakashima Brock, Rebecca Ann Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-515) and index
Contents
In the beginning ... paradise on the earth -- In the beginning ... God so generously loved -- So great a cloud -- The church as paradise in this world -- The portal to paradise -- The beautiful feast of life -- Gods seeing God -- Hidden treasures of wisdom -- The expulsion of paradise -- Peace by the blood of the cross -- Dying for love -- Escape routes -- Weeping encounters -- The struggle for paradise
Control code
ocn173480424
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 552 p.
Isbn
9780807067505
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038363
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173480424
Label
Saving paradise : how Christianity traded love of this world for crucifixion and empire, Rita Nakashima Brock, Rebecca Ann Parker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-515) and index
Contents
In the beginning ... paradise on the earth -- In the beginning ... God so generously loved -- So great a cloud -- The church as paradise in this world -- The portal to paradise -- The beautiful feast of life -- Gods seeing God -- Hidden treasures of wisdom -- The expulsion of paradise -- Peace by the blood of the cross -- Dying for love -- Escape routes -- Weeping encounters -- The struggle for paradise
Control code
ocn173480424
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 552 p.
Isbn
9780807067505
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038363
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)173480424

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