Interrupting Tradition: An Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context

Interrupting Tradition: An Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context By Lieven Boeve, Interrupting Tradition An Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context Not so long ago it would have been fair to say that the Catholic Church and the Catholic faith determined human life and social existence or less unquestioned in Flanders and in a large part of West
  • Title: Interrupting Tradition: An Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context
  • Author: Lieven Boeve
  • ISBN: 9780802826671
  • Page: 173
  • Format: Paperback
  • Interrupting Tradition: An Essay on Christian Faith in a Postmodern Context By Lieven Boeve, Not so long ago it would have been fair to say that the Catholic Church and the Catholic faith determined human life and social existence, or less unquestioned, in Flanders and in a large part of Western Europe The Catholic faith community in Flanders today, however, is struggling with the fact that the transmission of the Christian tradition has been flagging in recNot so long ago it would have been fair to say that the Catholic Church and the Catholic faith determined human life and social existence, or less unquestioned, in Flanders and in a large part of Western Europe The Catholic faith community in Flanders today, however, is struggling with the fact that the transmission of the Christian tradition has been flagging in recent years This has not only led to diminished faith engagement and a massive decline in church attendance, it has also had its effects in the cultural domain culture has become de traditionalised traditional Christian culture is worn out Even convinced Christians are having problems reflecting on the plausibility of their faith, precisely because of the chasm that has opened up between faith and culture The author of the present study argues that every new context challenges the Christian tradition to recontextualise its presentation of meaning and purpose in a cogent and credible fashion Christians today do themselves a disservice when they withdraw into a world of absolute self justification.
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    1. A good descriptive text about identity, tradition, and the postmodern context I appreciate his recovery of apophatic, mystical, and negative theology Boeve writes, Negative theology forms, nevertheless, the critical, questioning background to every positive theological endeavour pg 161


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