The articles give a very succinct summary on the nuances of the various aspects of Christian Spirituality.
Dictionary of Christian Spirituality is highly recommended as a inter-disciplinary work which will be useful to anyone who is serious about becoming more like Christ.
This book is a great starting point and at the end of each chapter and article there are resources for further reading.
This is a great tool for Christian spirituality. The articles are short and to the point.Published 4 months ago by Ian O'Meara
Even if you are not evangelical, you are likely to find a great deal of material in this new book,
both valuable and well-written. Read more
Within the last ten years or so it has been the habit of publishers to make books in dictionary form that are dedicated to a particular subject, person or idea that has within it a... Read morePublished on October 18, 2012 by Life Long Reader
Zondervan has released Dictionary of Christian Spirituality, a new textbook and reference book on Christian Spirituality designed to be an academic resource from a broadly... Read morePublished on December 14, 2011 by James Korsmo
What does it promise?
Thirty-four `integrated perspective' essays (contained in the first quarter of the book's 850 pages) and then nearly seven hundred alphabetically... Read more
As a dictionary, it is very good, with articles on various people and types of spirituality. Although I don't know how often I would think of going to the dictionary for... Read morePublished on October 27, 2011 by Richard
Dictionaries are, as a rule, boring. But, they look great on a bookshelf and, if you spend the time to use and absorb them, they can be tremendously helpful. Read morePublished on October 25, 2011 by dachkl
In my humble opinion, Bible geeks such as myself can never have too many reference works at their disposal and I am always an easy sell (AKA sucker) for a good dictionary. Read morePublished on October 24, 2011 by Shaun Tabatt
"Two concepts of Christian spirituality-one narrow, the other holistic-now circulate. The narrow version is concerned with experiencing the presence, voice, and consolations of God... Read morePublished on October 21, 2011 by VanNostrand