Personal and communal tragedies provoke intense emotions. In Scripture such emotions were given expression in complaints or laments. Such laments are the most frequent genre of psalm and are also found in the prophets and elsewhere in the Bible. The book of Lamentations is even named for this human response to tragedy. Yet neither lament nor complaint seems to be widely practiced in churches today, except at times of extreme communal catastrophe. Bringing together biblical scholars, liturgists, and practical theologians, ...

Spiritual Complaint 2013, Pickwick Publications

ISBN-13: 9781610977432

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Spiritual Complaint 2013, Pickwick Publications

ISBN-13: 9781498261975

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