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The Hidden Stream: The Contemplative Tradition in the Spirituality of The Salvation Army.

Faragher, Christine (2009) The Hidden Stream: The Contemplative Tradition in the Spirituality of The Salvation Army. Master of Arts (minor thesis) thesis, UNSPECIFIED.

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Abstract

While Salvationist spirituality is typically perceived in terms of evangelism and social activism, this thesis argues that the Contemplative Tradition is an equally important element of Salvation Army spirituality. Further, it demonstrates that this aspect of Salvationist spirituality has had a significant impact on the Army’s ministry of Spiritual Direction.

Item Type: Theses (Master of Arts (minor thesis))
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Prayer, Holiness, Spiritual Direction, Contemplative, Tradition, Lectio Divina, Silence, Solitude, Mystics, Faith Development, Active-Contemplative Balance, Spiritual Disciplines, Communion
Fields of Research: 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 - Spirituality and Spiritual Direction
College/Association with University of Divinity: Sentir: Graduate School for Spiritual Formation
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 26 May 2009 20:45
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2011 15:37
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/17

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