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The SECULAR CITY

Cox

The SECULAR CITY

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Published by Scribner Paper Fiction .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Church and the world,
  • Cities and towns,
  • City churches,
  • Secularization (Theology),
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9220021M
    ISBN 10002084560X
    ISBN 109780020845607


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Since its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society/5(5).

Since its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society.

Now, half a century later, this international best seller remains as relevant as when it first by: Harvey Cox's The Secular City was published exactly 50 years ago, and it is a fascinating examination of a way of seeing the world (confident in technology, uncomplicatedly liberal, devoutly Protestant, highly educated, and very progressive) that obviously at one time wielded immense influence in America, but today is nowhere to be found in exactly this particular arrangement/5.

The Secular City [Harvey Cox] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(4). Since its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society.

Now, half a century later, Pages: He has also written books such as Religion in the Secular City: Toward a Postmodern Theology,The Feast of Fools,Seduction of the Spirit: The Use and Misuse of People's Religion,Turning East,Fire From Heaven The Rise Of Pentecostal Spirituality And The Reshaping Of Religion In The 21st Century, etc.

[NOTE: page numbers below refer to a page paperback edition.]/5(6). Since its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society.

Moreland (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is professor of philosophy at Talbot School of Theology. He has authored or coauthored many books, including Scaling the Secular City, Love Your God with All Your Mind, and Immortality: The Other Side of by: 8.

The book's arguments--that secularity has a positive effect on institutions, that the city can be a space where people of all faiths fulfill their potential, and that God is present in both the secular and formal religious realms--still resonate with readers of all backgrounds/5(4). Yet long before the reformed crowd spoke of cities, contextualisation and the urban context of the gospel, there was The Secular City by Harvard professor, Harvey Cox.

First published in it has become something of a classic and yet I’ve encountered very little recent work that has engaged (or even referenced, I think) Cox’s work.

In this sequel to his groundbreaking book, "The Secular City," Harvey Cox aims to move past the "modern" or "liberal" theologies of the 19th and 20th Centuries (think Bultmann, von Harnack, Küng, Tillich) and lay the ground for a new Christian thought better suited to a postmodern age/5.

What a breath of fresh air Scaling the Secular City: A Defense of Christianity by J.P. Moreland was to read while living in our 'God is Dead' culture. I generally feel comfortable while defending Catholicism to my protestant brothers and sisters, but always felt just a little inadequate when discussing God with agnostics or atheists/5.

The SECULAR CITY book its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within society.

Now, half a century later, this international best seller remains as relevant The SECULAR CITY book when it first appeared. Download The Secular City PDF Books - PDFBooks - the secular city Sun, 03 May + Search you book title to read online book for free or download book PDF for free.

Since its initial publication inThe Secular City has been hailed as a classic for its nuanced exploration of the relationships among the rise of urban civilization, the decline of hierarchical, institutional religion, and the place of the secular within by: The Secular City — Ten Years Later.

by Harvey Cox. Cox is Victor S. Thomas professor of divinity at Harvard Divinity School. He is the author of such books as The Secular City, The Feast of Fools, The Seduction of the Spirit and Turning East.

This article appeared in. He is the Thomas Professor of Divinity at Harvard University & the author of the groundbreaking The Secular City. His book The Seduction of the Spirit was nominated for a National Book Award. He writes & lectures widely on issues of religion & culture.

He is married and lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The book's arguments--that secularity has a positive effect on institutions, that the city can be a space where people of all faiths fulfill their potential, and that God is present in both the secular and formal religious realms--still resonate with readers of all backgrounds.

The Secular City by T. Hemming,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The modest purpose of this book, as the editor explains, is to record public reaction to The Secular City by Harvey Cox (Macmillan, ) which was, for both Protestants and Catholics, last year's most controversial and widely discussed religious book.

This volume contains, then, reprints of reviews and articles commenting on Mr. Cox's book, as well as a scattering of essays written specially. Access to society journal content varies across our titles.

If you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this : Richard Holloway. Within my own corpus of writing, Scaling the Secular City – like Love Your God with All Your Mind (), and Kingdom Triangle () – seems to have marked something of a transitional phase in my bibliography; for from it, one can detect how several of my other books have emerged (for example, one case in point, Consciousness and the.

Simon & Schuster. $ It is nearly twenty years since Harvey Cox, a professor at the Harvard Divinity School, became a sensation among liberal theologians with the publication of The Secular City.

In that book, he celebrated the advent of secular urban civilization and the retreat of traditional Christianity. Harvey Cox. Religion in the Secular City: Toward a Postmodern Theology. New York: Simon and Schuster, In Religion in the Secular City, theologian Harvey Cox critiques modernity and reflects on the future of religion.

He looks closely at religious trends that either depart from modernity or stand in opposition to it, such as fundamentalism and liberation theology.

Chapter Faithful Witness in the Secular City Book / Produced by Individual TOW Project member A number of years ago Alistair conducted an extensive survey of Christians related to their daily work. The book's arguments—that secularity has a positive effect on institutions, that the city can be a space where people of all faiths fulfill their potential, and that God is present in both the secular and formal religious realms—still resonate with readers of all backgrounds.

Religion in a Secular City book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Harvey Cox burst onto the religious-publishing scene in wi /5(4). The secular city by Harvey Gallagher Cox,Macmillan edition, in EnglishCited by: Editions for The Secular City: Secularization and Urbanization in Theological Perspective: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published Cited by: Here Moreland provides an intellectual defense for the basic truths of the Christian faith.

He gives arguments for God's existence, Jesus' deity, and the historical accuracy of Jesus' resurrection. Perfect for a non-believer with questions about Christianity, or for helping you defend your faith to a cynical world.

Scaling the Secular City: A Defense of Christianity () by J.P /5(2). The book's arguments--that secularity has a positive effect on institutions, that the city can be a space where people of all faiths fulfill their potential, and that God is present in both the secular and formal religious realms--still resonate with readers of all backgrounds/5(2).

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. The secular city debate by Callahan, Daniel, ; Cox, Harvey Gallagher.

Secular city. Publication date Topics Cox, Harvey Gallagher Publisher New York, Macmillan CollectionPages: He is the author of such books as The Secular City, The Feast of Fools, The Seduction of the Spirit and Turning East.

Cox wrote this essay for Macmillan’s republication of The Secular City. This article appeared in The Christian Century, November 7,pps.

The Secular City by Harvey G. Cox starting at $ The Secular City has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 24 cm.

Contents: Culture and spiritual experience / Michel de Certeau --Existential pertinence of religion / Bernard Cooke --The theology of earthly realities and lay spirituality / Robert Bultot --A spirituality for a time of uncertainty / Jose-Maria Gonzalez-Ruiz --The Christian and the world according to Teilhard de.

OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction: the epoch of the secular city --Part one: the coming of the secular city The Biblical sources of secularization --Secularization versus secularism --Dimensions of secularization --Creation as the disenchantment of nature --The exodus as the desacralization of politics --The Sinai covenant as the.

Every person who intends to speak for Christ to the contemporary mind should master the content and spirit of this book. —Dallas Willard, professor of philosophy, The University of Southern California. Scaling the Secular City is the most sophisticated apologetics book I have read.

It lays out the issues, arguments, and counterarguments in a. The Secular City caused such a sensation that by both Christianity and Crisis and Commonweal had published symposia on the book, in each of which Cox replied to his critics.

These symposia plus a set of the outstanding critical reviews that had already appeared, and a set of essays newly commissioned for the occasion, appeared in a very. OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages 21 cm: Contents: Part I.

What the reviewers said --Sons of God in the city / James H. Smylie --A look at the secular city / James M. Gustafson --How do we speak of God without religion?/ Bernard Murchland --Supercity / from Christianity Today --Today's city: threat or promise / Max L. Stackhouse --The secular city and the Bible / George L.

Peck. OCLC Number: Notes: Continued by the author's Through prayer to reality. Description: pages 21 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction: the modern malaise in prayer The background of modern prayer the characteristics of this age The background of modern prayer the debate about God The background of modern prayer the limitations of the concept of prayer.

Harvey Cox (born ) was professor of theology at Harvard Divinity School. In the mids he achieved international prominence because of his book The Secular City. After that he was a leading interpreter for the American church of the theological significance of cultural dynamics.COVID Resources.

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Secularism, as defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary, is "indifference to, or rejection or exclusion of, religion and religious considerations".

In certain contexts, the word can connote anticlericalism, atheism, desire to exclude religion from social activities or civic affairs, banishment of religious symbols from the public sphere, state neutrality toward religion, the separation of.