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Wrestling for a blessing - is there a place for touch in the Church today?

Monaghan, Christopher J. (2020) Wrestling for a blessing - is there a place for touch in the Church today? The Furrow, 71 (1). pp. 3-9. ISSN 0016-3120

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In the light of the sexual abuse scandals that have rocked the churches this article explores the role of touch in pastoral ministry.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: touch, sexual abuse, professional boundaries, safeguarding,
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: Applied Research
Subjects: B - Biblical Studies, general
Ministry Studies
D - Pastoral Studies
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Rev Christopher Monaghan
Date Deposited: 11 Feb 2020 03:46
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2020 03:46
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/3846

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