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Christian Mission at the Crossroads of Development: Biblical and Magisterial Perspectives

Kavunkal, Jacob (2012) Christian Mission at the Crossroads of Development: Biblical and Magisterial Perspectives. In: Mission and Development: God's work or Good Works? Continuum, London, pp. 29-50. ISBN 978-1-4411-0811-1

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Abstract

The chapter shows the significance of Human Development in the unfolding of Christian mission. This is shown through an examination of the concept of Jubilee in the Old Testament and the Kingdom, the central theme of Jesus' ministry. There is also an analysis of the Catholic social Teachings.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Published Version
Keywords: Development, Mission, Jubilee, Kingdom, Catholic Social Teachings
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220499 Religion and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: D - Missiology
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Dr Jacob Kavunkal
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2014 00:59
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2014 00:59
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1545

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