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God and the victim traumatic intrusions on grace and freedom by Jennifer Erin Beste

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christianity -- Psychology,
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Grace (Theology),
  • Salvation -- Christianity,
  • Liberty -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-159) and index

StatementJennifer Erin Beste
SeriesAAR academy series, American Academy of Religion academy series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR110 .B47 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 164 p. ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17238552M
ISBN 100195311094
ISBN 109780195311099
LC Control Number2006037211

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This important book is the first to make a theological exploration of the spiritual issues that victims face in the aftermath of crime and to offer practical advice for assisting those in need. Written by teachers, theologians, and practitioners well known for their expertise in the field, GOD AND THE VICTIM probes and examines issues of evil, justice, victimization, and : Read the full-text online edition of God and the Victim: Traumatic Intrusions on Grace and Freedom (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, God and the Victim: Traumatic Intrusions on. I do not have to live in fear like a victim. Peace and victory come as I study and rest in who I am in Christ (Eph. –8). As I run to the Lord who sees, heals, and comforts, I can use what the enemy meant for evil to bring glory and praise to God (Gen. ). Prayers to implore the Beatification of the Servant of God Luisa Piccarreta I. O Most Sacred Heart of my Jesus, who chose your humble Servant LUISA as the herald of the Kingdom of your Divine Will and the angel of reparation for the countless sins that grieve your Divine Heart, I humbly pray you to grant me the grace that through her intercession I implore of your Mercy, so that she may be.

This important book is the first to make a theological exploration of the spiritual issues that victims face in the aftermath of crime and to offer practical advice for assisting those in need. Written by teachers, theologians, and practitioners well known for their expertise in the field, God and the Victim probes and examines issues of evil, justice, victimization, and forgiveness. Working from the view that crime is primarily a spiritual issue, the authors look at examples of victimization in the Bible for guidance about how we can better minister to victims today. --from publisher description. In this polarized context, God and the Victim is a daring attempt to address the needs of crime victims while avoiding political camps. It is focused on ways Christian communities can support those wounded by crime and includes a chapter-by-chapter study guide. 10 for you once were not a people, but now you are the people of God (). 3 For the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousals, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.