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ISBN-10: 0814681220

ISBN-13: 9780814681220

Edition: 2018

Authors: Alice Ogden Bellis, Sindile Dlamini Dlamini, Desir� P. Grogan, Glenda F. Hodges, Eunyung Lim

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In this volume, Alice Ogden Bellis considers the book of Proverbs as a structural whole, the sages having designed it in such a way as to make positive statements about women and to undercut the negative ones. By grouping Proverbs together around common issues, the reader is called to consider the perennial moral questions of wealth and poverty, diligence and laziness, and integrity and corruption, as well as the relationship among these values. The result is much more complex and has greater depth than the random list of bromides that most of Proverbs is often thought to be. This volume opens up a multi-dimensional spiritual puzzle.
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Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Liturgical Press
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 360
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.19" tall
Weight: 1.518
Language: English

Dr. Glenda F. Hodges is the Associate Hospital Director at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C. For more than a decade, she has been conducting research in the area of spirituality and medicine. She has convened several seminars in this area at Howard University, other unviersities and faith-based institutions. Her two prior books, Spirituality and Medicine: Can the Two Walk Together and Translating Spirituality in the Healing Professions are both testimonies to her interest and passion in this area. She and her co-author, Dr. Harold Betton are both uniquely qualified to contribute to the body of knowledge in this area. Dr. Hodges is an attorney-minister and Dr. Betton is a…