Hope Abundant: Third World and Indigenous Women's Theology (Paperback)

Hope Abundant: Third World and Indigenous Women's Theology By Kwok Pui-LAN (Editor) Cover Image
By Kwok Pui-LAN (Editor)
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In 1988 Virginia Fabella from the Philippines and Mercy Amba Oduyoye from Ghana coedited With Passion and Compassion: Third world Women Doing Theology, based on the work of the Women's Commission of the Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians (EATWOT). The book has been widely used as an important resource for understanding women's liberation theologies, in Africa, Asia, and Latin America emerging out of women's struggles for justice in church and society. More than twenty years have passed and it is time to bring out a new collection of essays to signal newer developments and to include emerging voices.

Divided into four partsContext and Theology; Scripture; Christology; and Body, Sexuality, and Spiritualitythese carefully selected essays paint a vivid picture of theological developments among indigenous women and other women living in the global South who face poverty, violence, and war and yet find abundant hope through their faith.



Product Details
ISBN: 9781570758805
ISBN-10: 1570758808
Publisher: Orbis Books
Publication Date: September 15th, 2010
Pages: 276
Language: English