Messianism Against Christology: Resistance Movements, Folk Arts, and Empire

  • Title: Messianism Against Christology: Resistance Movements, Folk Arts, and Empire
  • Author: James W. Perkinson
  • ISBN: 9781137332271
  • Page: 389
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Messianism Against Christology Resistance Movements Folk Arts and Empire Concerned for a planet in ecological crisis and anchored in the urban struggles of de industrial Detroit this book offers an alternative reading of traditional Christology under the rubric of messian
    Concerned for a planet in ecological crisis and anchored in the urban struggles of de industrial Detroit, this book offers an alternative reading of traditional Christology under the rubric of messianis This category contests the canonical tradition of an individual messiah and reframes the Galilean movement of Jesus as a collective enterprise of living alternative to empConcerned for a planet in ecological crisis and anchored in the urban struggles of de industrial Detroit, this book offers an alternative reading of traditional Christology under the rubric of messianis This category contests the canonical tradition of an individual messiah and reframes the Galilean movement of Jesus as a collective enterprise of living alternative to empire Its little tradition politics and parabolic arts serve as template for reading similar vernacular efforts across history, committed to countering imperial concentrations of Powers rooted in urban life and recovering an older species memory of living justly and sustainably, on the land.

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    1. Perkinson weaves together the familiar stories of Christian faith with past and present struggles for justice that confront heinous justification of death with creative affirmation of life. Indigenous, hip-hop, and urban waste art are all brought into conversation with Judeo-Christian traditions to tease out a common spirit of resistance which Parkinson calls Messianism. This is a powerful and visionary text that is doing the difficult work of taking back the Christian faith from imperial coopta [...]

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    2. This is a brilliant new vision of how Christianity must begin to understand itself. Jim Perkinson is a master visionary theologian and poet that cuts to the deepest truth without losing the beautiful mystery.

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