Lyrics of Lament From Tragedy to Transformation

ISBN-10: 0800663012

ISBN-13: 9780800663018

Edition: 2010

Authors: Nancy C. Lee
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Description: Nancy C. Lee surveys what we can know of the history of lament in ancient Israel and its environment as well as the eclipse of the lament form in early Christianity. Lyrics of Lament also explores the surprising employment of lament forms in the contemporary world; In situations of distress, injustice, and despair, and commands specific practices for recovering lamentation as a resource for faith today.

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Book details

List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 4/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Foreword
Introduction
Lament: Ancient and Contemporary Voices
From Dust to Dust—Common Ground: Suffering Is Universal
Features of "Traditional" Lament across Cultures
Lament in the Abrahamic Sacred Texts and Contemporary Cultures
The Grounding of Lament in the Hebrew Bible
Lament as Prayerful Plea in the Abrahamic Sacred Texts
Lament, the Prophetic Vision, and Social Justice
Laments of the People
Lament for Our Time
Developing Constructive Lament: Mourning and Nonviolent Justice
From Tragedy to Transformation
Acknowledgments
Notes
Index of Ancient Sources
Index of Subjects
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