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Doing public theology in the anthropocene towards life-creating theology

Johann-Albrecht Meylahn
Verbum et Ecclesia | Vol 36, No 3 | a1443 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v36i3.1443 | © 2015 Johann-Albrecht Meylahn | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 28 February 2015 | Published: 06 October 2015

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If one presumes that we are today living in the anthropocene, how does this challenge the doing of public theology? What is the calling of a public theologian in the anthropocene? To be able to answer these questions, this article shortly described the anthropocene and then sought to unpack a possible doing of theology in a particular local context, within the time of the anthropocene, creating (poiesis) a deconstructive space for possible resurrection life to emerge.


Anthropocene: Life-giving; Radical Theology;


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