Preaching as Weeping, Confession, and Resistance (Paper)

Radical Responses to Radical Evil

  • 9780664252168
  • 6 x 9
  • 212
  • 68.75
  • Paper
  • 0664252168
  • 1/1/1992
  • 3-5 days processing
$ 25.00

Description

How can a person preach a word of hope and faith in a world filled with violence and suffering? Christine Smith says one must encounter and name the evil that oppresses persons in the world--evils such as handicapism, ageism, sexism, heterosexism, white racism, and classism. She argues preaching is an interpretation of our present world and an invitation to a profoundly different world. It is a form of passionate weeping in a universe filled with suffering and oppression; a form of confession where preachers can shape sermons to call our communities to honest reflection; and it is a form of resistance, moving people to actively resist the attitudes and structures of oppression.

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