This chapter examines the nature of mercy and its cognates (compassion and justice) from cultural, biblical and philosophical perspectives. It concludes with a reflection on the nature of the church as a body of mercy for the well being of the world.
|Title of host publication||Justice, Mercy and Well-Being|
|Subtitle of host publication||Interdisciplinary Perspectives|
|Editors||Peter Bolt, James Harrison|
|Place of Publication||Eugene, Oregon, USA|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2020|
- mercy, justice, well-being, bible, church
Pickard, S. (2020). Mercy as Divine Self-Giving: Seven Theses toward a Kenotic Ecclesiology. In P. Bolt, & J. Harrison (Eds.), Justice, Mercy and Well-Being: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (pp. 56-67). Pickwick Publications.