The Resource Divine generosity and human creativity : theology through symbol, painting and architecture, David Brown ; edited by Christopher R. Brewer and Robert MacSwain

Divine generosity and human creativity : theology through symbol, painting and architecture, David Brown ; edited by Christopher R. Brewer and Robert MacSwain

Label
Divine generosity and human creativity : theology through symbol, painting and architecture
Title
Divine generosity and human creativity
Title remainder
theology through symbol, painting and architecture
Statement of responsibility
David Brown ; edited by Christopher R. Brewer and Robert MacSwain
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948 July 1-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, David
Index
index present
LC call number
BR115.A8
LC item number
B759 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brewer, Christopher R.
  • MacSwain, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and the arts
  • Architecture and religion
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Architecture and religion
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Christianity and the arts
Label
Divine generosity and human creativity : theology through symbol, painting and architecture, David Brown ; edited by Christopher R. Brewer and Robert MacSwain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Foundations. In the beginning was the image -- Why theology needs the arts -- Learning from pagans -- Part II. The power of symbols. Understanding symbol -- Baptism and water as cosmological symbol -- 'The darkness and the light are both alike to thee': finding God in limited light and in darkness -- Part III. Artists as theologians. The annunciation as true fiction -- Why the ascension matters -- Artists on the Trinity -- Part IV. Meaning in religious architecture. Architecture and theism -- Interfaith dialogue through architecture -- Tensions between politics and religious symbolism in architecture -- Worshipping with art and architecture
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 208 pages
Isbn
9781472465603
Lccn
2016037771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960969044
  • (OCoLC)ocn960969044
Label
Divine generosity and human creativity : theology through symbol, painting and architecture, David Brown ; edited by Christopher R. Brewer and Robert MacSwain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Foundations. In the beginning was the image -- Why theology needs the arts -- Learning from pagans -- Part II. The power of symbols. Understanding symbol -- Baptism and water as cosmological symbol -- 'The darkness and the light are both alike to thee': finding God in limited light and in darkness -- Part III. Artists as theologians. The annunciation as true fiction -- Why the ascension matters -- Artists on the Trinity -- Part IV. Meaning in religious architecture. Architecture and theism -- Interfaith dialogue through architecture -- Tensions between politics and religious symbolism in architecture -- Worshipping with art and architecture
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 208 pages
Isbn
9781472465603
Lccn
2016037771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960969044
  • (OCoLC)ocn960969044

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