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Less is more: Antiphonic responses to parables

Curkpatrick, Stephen (2016) Less is more: Antiphonic responses to parables. Suci Iman Akademis Dan Praktis: Jurnal Teologi, 5 (1). pp. 24-34. ISSN 2302-5336

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    Abstract

    Through extraordinary brevity, parables invoke theological engagement across a range of common human challenges. Their brevity is also an impetus for framing theological responses with similar compression of thought. To offer a fleeting or partial glimpse implying the whole can be enticing. Parables demonstrate this pervasively. Parables invoke an antiphonic challenge for theological engagement—summoning less not more in theological response.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
    Keywords (separated by commas): Parable
    Fields of Research: 20 Language, Communication and Culture > 2099 Other Language, Communication and Culture > 209999 Language, Communication and Culture not elsewhere classified
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970120 Expanding Knowledge in Language, Communication and Culture
    Type of Activity: Experimental Development
    Subject Area(s): C - Systematic Theology
    Association with University of Divinity: STC: Stirling Theological College
    Depositing User: Dr Stephen J Curkpatrick
    Date Deposited: 07 Nov 2016 10:45
    Last Modified: 08 Nov 2016 09:56
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2180

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