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Let the Bones Dance: Embodiment and the Body of Christ Marcia W. Mount Shoop

Let the Bones Dance: Embodiment and the Body of Christ

Marcia W. Mount Shoop

Published
ISBN : 9780664234126
Paperback
189 pages
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Contemporary Christian faith and practice tend to address spiritual, mental, and emotional issues but ignore the body. As a result, many believers are uncomfortable in their own skins. Shoop addresses this dis-ease with a theology that is attentiveMoreContemporary Christian faith and practice tend to address spiritual, mental, and emotional issues but ignore the body. As a result, many believers are uncomfortable in their own skins. Shoop addresses this dis-ease with a theology that is attentive to physical experience. She also suggests how worship services can more fully invite God to inhabit every part of a congregation -- including their flesh and blood bodies. For when individual Christian bodies are allowed to flourish, so will the unified body of Christ.