Nature as Spiritual Practice

ISBN-10: 0802840108

ISBN-13: 9780802840103

Edition: 2011

Authors: Steven Chase

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Chase's innovative work uses a compelling blend of theological, scriptural, historical, and cultural discussions to reclaim the role of nature in the formation of Christian spiritual and moral identity.
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List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
Publication date: 5/17/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 296
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Steven Chase, who holds a Ph.D. in historical theology from Fordham University, is Resident Associate Professor of Spirituality at Western Theological Seminary, Holland, MI.

Preface: How to Use This Book
Introduction: On Earth as It Is
"Thy Will Be Done, on Earth as It Is..."
�Definitions and intentions
Sacramental Ecology
The Sacred Matters
A Covenant with Mystery
The Book of Nature
The Grammar of Nature
The Sacred Idiom of Nature
Creation Contemplation
Nature as Liturgy and Prayer
Hovering and Hazelnuts as Contemplative Prayer
The Dark Night of the Planet
The Dark Night: Miseries and Signs
Darkness: Consenting to Creative Love
Nature as Spiritual Guide
Nature as Belonging
Nature as Healing and Solace
The Moral Senses of Nature
Spiritual Practice as Moral Response
Transforming Perspectives and Earth Insights
Conclusion The Green Beatitudes Wisdom and the Green Beatitudes
What Are Christian Practices?
Multiple Intelligence Inventory
The Meaning of "Nature"
Index of Names
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