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The Shape of God's Affection

The Shape of God's Affection
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Manufacturer: James Allison
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  Track Title Length
3.   Polytheism in the Old Testament 00:02:16
1.   The Shape of incidence 00:02:22
4.   The deathless one 00:02:10
3.   The beginnings of Church structure 00:02:13
1.   Historic background- the homo-social world 00:02:31
3.   The problems 00:02:00
6.   Discussion 00:02:15


The Shape of God's Affection

John Main Seminar (August 2010) Canterbury, UK

James Allison, in four stimulating sessions, reflects on the experience of God's presence, as encountered in Hebrew scripture and the New Testament.  His scholarship is matched by his sense of contemporary questions and his sense of humour.  In the fifth talk, Alison discusses issues related to being gay and Christian today.  A dialogue between James Allison and Laurence Freeman, moderated by Dennis McAuliffe, concludes this enriching and thought-provoking recording.  The sections make for easier personal selection and group listening.


CD Track Description Time
1- The Hebrew Discovery 1 Introduction 6:14
2 God who is not one of the gods 14:53
3 Polytheism in the Old Testament 14:53
4 The great breakthrough 11:12
5 The'Iam" text 11:56
2- The Atonement Day 1 The shape of incidence 12:16
2 The rite of atonement of the First Temple period 9:02
3 The Gospel of Luke 11:59
4 Hebrews 5:5-11 and Paul's Letter to the Philippians 11:01
5 Paul's Letters to the Romans and Corinthians 13:11
3- The Gentleness of God: Resurrection, Creation & Gift of Spirit 1 The Creator 5:13
2 Luke on the Creation Story 12:45
3 John on the Creation Story 13:13
5 The deathless one 10:24
4- "Stay with us..."Where shall we take it?" 1 Narrative and interpretation 12:49
2 The living interpretative principle Lukes'"The road to Emanus" 10:04
3 The beginnings of Church structure 9:05
4 The unitary explanation 10:24
5 The Yahwistic theophany 10:26
5- Matters Gay 1 Historic background- the homo-social world 13:42
2 The development of the heterosexual world 14:19
3 The problems 9:54
4 The Catholic difficulty 8:09
6 Discussions 1-6 James Alison & Laurence Freeman - moderated by Dennis McAuliffe 50:34



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