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J (Ed)Et Al Caperon - A Christian Theology of Chaplaincy - 9781785920905 - V9781785920905
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A Christian Theology of Chaplaincy

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Description for A Christian Theology of Chaplaincy Paperback. Offering a practice-based theological reflection on chaplaincy, this book examines the current significance of chaplaincy within the ministry of the Church. It offers a discussion of the theological grounding of chaplaincy, before exploring its importance as a form of ministry in the 21st century. Editor(s): Caperon, John; Todd, Andrew; Walters, James. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: HRCM; HRCX4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Chaplaincy is a rapidly growing ministry, but one that has been the centre of little theological discussion. Focusing on understanding what chaplaincy is and how it is exercised in different contexts, this book intends to support the work of chaplains by providing a theological examination of their ministry. The chapters in this book discuss how the work of chaplains outside the structures of the Church and yet frequently carried out by ministers authorized by the Church relates to some of the key questions of how the Church understands itself in relation to the world (i.e. institutions ... Read more

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About J (Ed)Et Al Caperon
The Reverend Dr John Caperon lives in East Sussex and previously served as a school chaplain for 12 years and head teacher before retiring. The Reverend Canon Dr Andrew Todd is the Director of the Centre for Chaplaincy Studies at Cardiff University. The Reverend Canon Dr James Walters is Chaplain and Interfaith Adviser at the London School of Economics.

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This book will be of interest to chaplains who want to explore or deepen their theological understanding of chaplaincy and offers some useful material to discuss and debate in and across teams to tease out different understandings. Having an edited book offers a range of perspectives and understanding of the discipline of chaplaincy which will enrich the sector and ... Read more

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