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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: 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
Subjects: D - Ethics / Moral Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 20 May 2010 02:10
Last Modified: 15 May 2014 04:52
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/369

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