This chapter considers possibilities for human community within the context of Western Christianity. It argues tht a new form of monasticism provides one possibility for the renewal of social life. Such a community is undergired by a theology of God in society, face to face relations and the nurture of the virtues that make for respect and patient endurance
|Title of host publication||Into the world you love|
|Subtitle of host publication||encountering God in everyday life. (PACT series, 1)|
|Place of Publication||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Number of pages||17|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 2007|
Pickard, S. (2007). Community after virtue: new monasticism, theology and the future church. In G. Garrett (Ed.), Into the world you love: encountering God in everyday life. (PACT series, 1) (1 ed., pp. 169-185).  ATF Press.