Injustice and the Care of Souls: Taking Oppression Seriously in Pastoral Care
Pastoral care is often focused on individual problems, but much ofwhat harms and impedes us stems from the larger social maladies atwork in our lives. This unprecedented gathering of two dozen essaysdiscusses the realities of racism, sexism, heterosexism, ageism,ableism, and classism prevalent within the church and society in aneffort to broaden and inform pastoral caregivers with the knowledgeand the skills needed to respond effectively to oppressed andmarginalized persons. The volumes also help pastors to reflect on theways their own social location has an impact on their ministries andto gain familiarity with resources available to support pastoralcaregivers in a variety of contexts.
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During the interview, Freddie's mother gives a history of the family, while Freddie
and his father remain silent. She is forty-five years old, and her husband is fifty.
Freddie is their only child. The family is middle class and lives in the suburbs.
In fact, when the time came to attend his senior prom, Freddie attended with a
neighbor's daughter who could not find a date. People who knew Freddie
considered him to be generous with his time — and always happy. He graduated
from the ...
The pastoral counselor's first and most urgent priority is to address Freddie's
recent behavior. Freddie's apparent mental and behavioral issues may, indeed,
be a sign of illness, but they may also be the result of too many years of carrying
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Those who seek to recover from oppression or care for those who are unable to, can turn to this collection of fact-based calls. They call for action. Blaine-Wallace piece on "Lamentation as Justice ... Volledige review lezen
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