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By Dr. Karen Baker-Fletcher

Dancing With God is an exploration of the divine presents of braveness and style within the face of evil. furthermore, it's a doctrine of God because the resource of that braveness. Baker-Fletcher provides an knowing of the paintings of the Trinity in regards to the matter of crucifixion, a metaphor she makes use of for pointless violence. She develops a technique of relational, womanist theology that considers the empathetic omnipresence of God in the course of pointless affliction and the therapeutic strength of God in move of the Holy Spirit. She engages the contributions of a range of theologians like Paul Tillich, Karl Barth, Gordon Kaufman, John Cobb, Jr., Majorie Suchocki, Charles Hartshorne, Andrew Sung Park, and Katie Cannon in her dialogue of the dance of the Trinity in construction, and the matter of sin, evil, and ache. via inventive works like that of Alice Walker's the colour pink and journalist Joyce King's account of the James Byrd, Jr. homicide in Jasper County, Texas, Baker-Fletcher unearths the therapeutic, encouraging strength of the Holy Spirit within the lives of survivors of pointless violence.

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