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Political theology in the Canadian context

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Published by Published for the Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion/Corporation Canadienne des sciences religieuses by Wilfrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Political theology -- Congresses.,
    • Theology, Doctrinal -- Canada -- Congresses.,
    • Canada -- Church history -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Benjamin G. Smillie.
      SeriesSR supplements ;, 11
      ContributionsSmillie, Benjamin G. 1923-, Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion., Conference on Political Theology in the Canadian Context (1977 : University of Saskatchewan)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR115.P7 P54 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 258 p. ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3126202M
      ISBN 100919812163
      LC Control Number82238309

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This collection focusses on the proposition "that theology is at its best when it is political, and politics is saved from a secular ideology when it listens to a theological critique." The editor draws parallels between the Canaanite period of Israelite history and the "Liberal Possessive Individualism" that he sees dominating Canadian by: 3.

This collection focusses on the proposition "that theology is at its best when it is political, and politics is saved from a secular ideology when it listens to a theological critique. " The editor draws parallels between the Canaanite period of Israelite history and the "Liberal Possessive Individualism" that he sees dominating Canadian ideology.

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