[PDF / Epub] ☀ Praising God Author Ruth C. Duck – Ivogue.co.uk

Praising God Here At Last Is A Book That Attends Both To The Call For Inclusive Language In Worship And To The Traditional Claims Of Trinitarian Theology The Authors Insist That The Trinity Must Remain At The Heart Of Christian Worship But This Need Not Confine Us To A Single Formula Or A Narrow Range Of Images Indeed, New Forms Of Language Are Essential If We Are Properly To Praise The Unnamed, All Named, Triune God This Book Is Brimming With Liturgical Resources, Including Prayers, Hymn Texts, And Sample Sermons.


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    The Trinity is the way in which Christians name God Traditionally we have confessed God to be Father, Son, and Holy Spirit This formula has taken on a certain sense of sacredness We baptize in this name But for many Christians the Trinity is a foreign concept We get hung up on the numbers and miss the deeper meaning that is rooted in the mystery that is God No human words can adequately convey the identity of God But this doctrine has served us well for the most part.Ruth Duck and Patr The Trinity is the way in which Christians name God Traditionally we have confessed God to be Father, Son, and Holy Spirit This formula has taken on a certain sense of sacredness We baptize in this name But for many Christians the Trinity is a foreign concept We get hung up on the numbers and miss the deeper meaning that is rooted in the mystery that is God No human words can adequately convey the identity of God But this doctrine has served us well for the most part.Ruth Duck and Patricia Wilson Kastner wrote a most helpful book on the way in which we speak of God Trinitarianly in worship They bemoan our tendency to avoid Trinitarian language and that when we use it we re stuck with a formula that evokes a very masculine sense of God While not rejecting the traditional formula they suggest we work on new images metaphors that evoke the ...