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The Church as the People of God: A People in Communion

Gleeson, Brian (2005) The Church as the People of God: A People in Communion. Australian eJournal of Theology (5). pp. 1-10.

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Out of many biblical images of the Church scattered in Scripture, the bible highlights two. One is that of the Body of Christ. The other is that of the People of God. The author places the key statements of Lumen gentium on the People of God, within the history of God’s dealings with his chosen people, as presented in both the Old and New Testaments of the Christian Bible, and draws significant conclusions.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords: Bible, People of God, Israel, Church, Lumen Gentium
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: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: B - Biblical Studies, general
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 30 May 2010 23:20
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 00:11
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/477

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