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Symbol and ceremony

A. H. Mathias Zahniser

Symbol and ceremony

making disciples across cultures

by A. H. Mathias Zahniser

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Published by MARC in Monrovia, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discipling (Christianity),
  • Missions -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Christianity and culture.,
  • Religion and culture.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-230) and indexes.

    StatementA.H. Mathias Zahniser.
    SeriesInnovations in mission ;, 6th
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4520 .Z34 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL428605M
    LC Control Number98135339
    OCLC/WorldCa38103396

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Symbol Story Ceremony book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Describes the psychotherapeutic use of metaphor in its three basic f /5(11). Tayo. A half Mexican, half Native American young man who lives on the Laguna Pueblo Reservation, Tayo is the protagonist of Silko's novel; much of the narration of Ceremony, indeed, depicts Tayo's thoughts and tful and sensitive, Tayo has been scarred by his experiences fighting the Japanese in the Second World War, and is especially haunted by the death of his cousin.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Contents: Discipling in traditional religious societies --What is cross-cultural discipling?--When God was a tailor --Avoiding split-level Christianity --Learning to disciple from other religions --Opening doors of meaning with symbols --Using ceremony for bonding to meaning --Learning.

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