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Cokesbury

College & University Chaplaincy in the 21st Century

A Multifaith Look at the Practice of Ministry on Campuses Across America
  • By Rena S. Blumenthal
  • By Lucy A. Forster-Smith
  • By Janet M. Cooper Nelson
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The first comprehensive resource for chaplains and campus ministers of all faith traditions--a vital resource for ministry in multifaith and secular contexts.

Caregiver, educator, trustee of institutional traditions, public religious voice and, occasionally, prophet: in an increasingly multifaith, multicultural, global world, the role of the college or university chaplain has changed. This book examines experiences and perspectives that arise at the intersection of religious practice, distinct campus culture, student counseling and the secular context of the modern academic institution.

Contributors who are actively engaged in the work of college chaplaincy--from educational institutions as diverse as Stanford University, Williams College, Jesuit-affiliated Creighton University and Louisiana's historically black Dillard University, and from many faith traditions--explore the practice, theology and joys of campus ministry and the chaplain's calling to support, challenge, stir the imagination of and address this generation's urgent longing for connection and meaning.

CONTRIBUTORS:
Rabbi Rena S. Blumenthal, Vassar College - Rev. Gail E. Bowman, Dillard University - Rev. Janet M. Cooper Nelson, Brown University - Rev. Dr. Lucy A. Forster-Smith, Macalester College - Rev. Dr. Susan Henry-Crowe, Emory University - Rev. K. P. Hong, Macalester College - Rev. Dr. Charles Lattimore Howard, University of Pennsylvania - Rabbi Patricia Karlin-Neumann, Stanford University - Sharon M. K. Kugler, Yale University - Rev. Dr. Linda J. Morgan-Clement, The College of Wooster - Rev. Dr. J. Diane Mowrey, Queens University of Charlotte - Fr. Roc OA'Connor, SJ, Creighton University - Rev. Ian B. Oliver, Yale University - Fr. Daniel Reim, SJ, University of Michigan--Ann Arbor - Rev. Dr. Paul H. W. Rohde, Augustana College - Rev. Deanna L. Shorb, Grinnell College - Rev. Dr. Richard E. Spalding, Williams College - Rev. Dr. Samuel H. Speers, Vassar College - Sohaib N. Sultan, Princeton University

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  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9781594735165
    • Manufacturer: Skylight Paths
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9781594735165
    • Publication Date: 10/01/2013
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Author: Rena S. Blumenthal
    • Author: Lucy A. Forster-Smith
    • Page Count: 337
    • Width: 6.10 inches
    • Height: 1.30 inches
    • Length: 9.00 inches
    • Weight: 1.40 pounds
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