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Spirituality and Cancer : Christian Encounters
 

Spirituality and Cancer : Christian Encounters (Paperback)

Edited by Meadowcroft, Tim
Edited by Blyth, Caroline

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The book came out of a seminar on spirituality and cancer held at the University of Auckland and the chapters are written by the people who presented papers at that seminar. A few of the chapters are called A Healer in Need of Healing by Brian Brandon, Dancing with Cancer: A D...ifferent Metaphor by Alistair McBride, and Physics, Free Will, and Cancer by Jeffrey Tallon. There are 14 chapters altogether. Book Contents Caroline Blyth: Introduction Part I: Personal Responses Catriona Gorton: Public Faith and Private Pain: A Quest for Authenticity Alistair McBride: Dancing with Cancer: A Different Metaphor Brian Brandon: A Healer in Need of Healing Part II: Practical and Public Responses David Nuualiitia: The Practice of Presence in a Hospice Context Hannah Walker: Soul Nursing in Palliative Care: Spiritual Care of the Dying Caroline Blyth: A Pilgrim's Progress: Learning to Journey with the Dying Patient Briar Peat: The Physician, Cancer, and Spirituality Stephen Garner: Jesus Heals? Faith Claims in the Public Square Part III:Theological and Theoretical Responses Jeffery Tallon: Physics, Free Will, and Cancer Tim Meadowcroft: Eternity and Dust? Considering Humanity, Cancer, and God T. Mark McConnell: The Disruptive Power of Christian Hope: Suffering, Cancer, and Theological Meaning Sue Patterson: Fruitful Dominion or Hubris? Creation, Vocation, and Cancer Nicola Hoggard Creegan: A Whole New Life: Hope in the Face of Evil Bob Robinson: "Cancer is Not a Disease. It is a Phenomenon": Finding God in a Cancer-Strewn World Responses Richard Egan: Spirituality and Cancer: "Not a Saccharine Additive" Tim Meadowcroft: Finding Hope and Yearning for Love
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ISBN 9780992248536
Published NZ 1 Oct 2015
Publisher Accent Publications
Format Paperback
Availability
In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9780992248536
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Accent Publications
Published 1 Oct 2015
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) Edited by Meadowcroft, Tim
Edited by Blyth, Caroline
Category NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 228
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 248.86196994
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience

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