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"When Seminaries Get Stuck"

Burns, Stephen (2015) "When Seminaries Get Stuck". In: Liturgy in Postcolonial Perspectives: Only One is Holy. Postcolonialism and Religions . Palgrave, New York, pp. 255-266,. ISBN 978-1-137-51635-0

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    Postcolonial theologies have engaged biblical studies, and to a lesser extent Christian doctrinal reflection, but have had very little impact on practical theology or institutions that train public ministers. This chapter examines the intersecting curricula of seminaries and their often opaque ideas of formation, suggesting agendas will emerge from postcolonial perspectives.

    Item Type: Book Chapters
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): postcolonial, seminary, formation, community, curriculum
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Type of Activity: Experimental Development
    Subject Area(s): Ministry Studies
    Association with University of Divinity: TRC: Trinity College
    Depositing User: Dr Stephen Burns
    Date Deposited: 05 May 2016 11:08
    Last Modified: 05 May 2016 11:08
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1920

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