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The Resource Barrenness and blessing : Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith, Hemchand Gossai

Barrenness and blessing : Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith, Hemchand Gossai

Label
Barrenness and blessing : Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith
Title
Barrenness and blessing
Title remainder
Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith
Statement of responsibility
Hemchand Gossai
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The stories of this book are about the permanent interaction between God and humankind. These narratives invite us to witness the manner in which God enters human community in all of its complexities, struggles, challenges, fears, and ultimately, hope. Hemchand Gossai not only discusses the large variety of themes within this texts, he also keeps an eye on the implications for the Church and contemporary readers. Some experiences, like the barrenness, wilderness and the wrestling with God, are described in a very close way as metaphors. The richness and texture of metaphors allow the reader to
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gossai, Hemchand
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abraham
  • Sarah
  • Abraham
  • Sarah
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
Label
Barrenness and blessing : Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith, Hemchand Gossai
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-122)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Title page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Challenge of Barrenness ; 2. The Challenge of Wilderness ; 3. The Challenge of Wrestling with God and Self ; 4. The Hope of Promise; 5. The Hope of Blessing ; 6. The Hope of Fulfillment ; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn852656468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 122 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299717770
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 503028
  • 22573/ctt1cg574x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852656468
Label
Barrenness and blessing : Abraham, Sarah, and the journey of faith, Hemchand Gossai
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-122)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Title page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Challenge of Barrenness ; 2. The Challenge of Wilderness ; 3. The Challenge of Wrestling with God and Self ; 4. The Hope of Promise; 5. The Hope of Blessing ; 6. The Hope of Fulfillment ; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn852656468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 122 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299717770
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 503028
  • 22573/ctt1cg574x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852656468

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