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Conversion, identity, and power

the impact of Christianity on power relationships and social exchanges

by A. Sue Russell

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Malaysia -- Sabah.,
  • Tagal Murut (Southeast Asian people) -- Religion.,
  • Tagal Murut (Southeast Asian people) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Sabah -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-178) and index.

    StatementA. Sue Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR1200.5.S23 R87 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21295943M
    ISBN 100761814396, 076181440X

    There are indications that conversion’s role as a religious script and communal mechanism of inclusion is challenged from within. The urgent conversion discourses and enactments in contemporary Jewish life exist alongside, and as a response to, the diminished role and power of conversion as a . Though the same figure is central both to the biblical book of Job and the Testament of Job, these two texts offer strikingly different, even opposing perspectives on conversion. In the Hebrew Bible, the righteous Job is faced with multiple calls to convert, to “turn” or “return” to God (e.g. Job ). The Book of Acts is not only a book of history, but also a book of conversions. If one genuinely wants to know what to do to be saved, he can read the book of Acts and find the Biblical answer. Although this study will focus on the conversion of Saul of Tarsus (Paul), let us first consider eight examples of conversions found in the Book of Acts.


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(1) There is considerable emphasis given to Saul’s conversion in the Book of Acts. To put it differently, the account of Saul’s conversion in Acts 9 is but the first of three accounts, the other two coming from the lips of Paul himself.

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