Blessing

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    Blessing is one of the most used but least understood of Christian terms. We want to be blessed, and to be a blessing, but do not think a great deal about what that implies. This engaging introduction unpacks the rich, many-layered concept of blessing from a variety of angles, looking at the place of blessing in the scriptures, in theology and in daily life. It explores: * What it means to `Bless the Lord' * Blessing in terms of thanksgiving, praise, and recognition of who God is * Jesus as the Son of the Blessed One * Overcoming the opposite of blessing * Who and what is blessed * How and when we bless today With sections on vocation and the `prosperity gospel' movement, this guide will not only help the reader to think differently and more deeply about blessing, but also about the places, people and situations that we bless.

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    Number of Pages: 224
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781848256422
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    Listed in: Christian worship, rites & ceremonies, Christian life & practice
    Publisher: CANTERBURY PRESS NORWICH

    Books by Andrew Davison

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