Anglican Women on Church and Mission

by ed.;Judith Berling, ed.; Kwok Pui-Lan , Kwok Pui-Lan, Editor

Anglican Women on Church and Mission
Publication date: 2013-03-31
Number of pages: 224
ISBN: 9780819228048

In the past several decades, the issues of women’s ordination and homosexuality have unleashed intense debates on the nature and mission of the Church, authority, and the future of the Anglican Communion. Amid such momentous debates, theological voices of women in the Anglican Communion have not been clearly heard, until now.

This book invites the reader to reconsider the theological basis of the Church and its call to mission in the 21st century, paying special attention to the colonial legacy of the Anglican Church and the shift of Christian demographics to the Global South. In addition to essays by the volume editors, this 12-essay collection includes contributions by Jane Shaw, Ellen Wondra, and Beverley Haddad, among others.

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