"The Blackwell Companion to Christian Spirituality" is a comprehensive single-volume introduction to Christian spirituality, and represents the most significant recent developments in the field. It offers a thoroughly interdisciplinary, broadly ecumenical, and representative overview of the most significant recent developments in the field. It comprises essays combining rigorous academic scholarship with accessible and elegant writing. It reflects an understanding of the field as the study of the lived experience of Christian faith and discipleship. It provides material on biblical, historical, and theological foundations, along with treatment of contemporary issues.
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Author Biography - Arthur G. Holder
Arthur Holder is Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Christian Spirituality at Graduate Theological Union. A priest of the Episcopal Church, he is the co-translator of Bede: A Biblical Miscellany (1999) and the translator of Bede: On the Tabernacle (1994). He is currently Co-chair of the Christian Spirituality Group of the American Academy of Religion, and serves on the Governing Board of the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality and the Editorial Board of the Society's journal Spiritus.