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Poverty, Riches and Christian Discipleship

Hunt, Anne (2008) Poverty, Riches and Christian Discipleship. Compass Theological Review, 42 (4). pp. 31-36. ISSN 0819-4602

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    Abstract

    This article surveys current socio-economic data regarding the inequities in wealth distribution in Australia and overseas, and the Gospel's perspective on the demands of Christian discipleship. It is in the tradition of social theology and policy that John Paul II spoke of the social mortgage in herent on the possession of goods.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): wealth distribution, John Paul II, social mortgage
    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: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
    Subject Area(s): D - Ethics / Moral Theology
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Cate Headey
    Date Deposited: 20 May 2010 12:10
    Last Modified: 15 May 2014 14:52
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/369

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