Getting Involved with God: Rediscovering the Old Testament

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Cowley Publications, Jan 25, 2001 - Religion - 222 pages
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This is a book about getting, and staying, involved with God—what it takes, what it costs, what it looks and feels like, and why anyone would want to do it anyway.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Pain and Praise The Psalms as Common Prayer
5
II The Cost of Love
43
III The Art of Living Well
89
IV Habits of The Heart
145
V Torah of The Earth
183
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Ellen F. Davis is Professor of Bible and Practical Theology at Duke Divinity School. She has previously taught at Union Theological Seminary, Yale Divinity School, and Virginia Theological Seminary. She is the author of eight books, most recently Wondrous Depth: Old Testament Preaching (2005) and Getting Involved with God (2001). A lay Episcopalian, Davis is a member of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Building Bridges Seminar.

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