Christ among the classes : the rich, the poor, and the mission of the church / Al Tizon.Material type: TextSeries: American Society of Missiology series ; no. 64.Publisher: Maryknoll : Orbis Books, Description: xxxii, 201 pages : illustrations ; 21 cmContent type:
- 261.8/5 23/eng/20230109
- BS670 .T59 2023
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: what is classism? -- Can anything good come out of Nazareth? -- Are you the one? Jesus among the poor -- What must I do to inherit eternal life? Jesus among the rich -- Awakening to compassion -- From self-gain to generosity -- From accumulation to simplicity -- From proprietary rights to hospitality -- From savior complex to friendship -- From safety to solidarity -- Descending to justice-one movement -- Challenging classism in organizations: some preliminary considerations -- Conclusion: the problem is wealth -- Appendix: church among the classes: an inventory (CACI).
"An examination of how Jesus addressed inequality between rich and poor, and implications for Christian practice today"-- Provided by publisher.