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Crossing Silence: The Silences of the Word

McDowell, John C. (2011) Crossing Silence: The Silences of the Word. St Mark's Review, 215. pp. 22-38. ISSN 0036-3103

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Four types of silence - enforced silence, primal silence, corrective silence and flourishing silence are discussed. The flourishing remains a regulating horizon of divine possibility, a task to be performed in hope through all the dark places of this world, and the enforced violations of a healthy communicative silence.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords: Spiritual life, Christianity, Religious aspects, Negative theology, Silence
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: Strategic Basic Research
Subjects: C - Systematic Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: Other University of Divinity
Depositing User: Mr Mark Carey
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2017 03:21
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2017 04:02
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2720

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