Table of contents for Faithful performances : the enactment of Christian identity in theology and the arts / edited by Trevor Hart and Steven Guthrie.

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Hart		Introduction: Art, performance and the practice of Christian faith
§1 		Theology, faith and theatre
1. Quash	Real enactments ¿ the role of drama in the theology of Hans Urs von Balthasar 
2. Khovacs	A cautionary note on the use of theatre in theology
3. Edelman	Can an act be true? ¿ The possibilities of the dramatic metaphor for theology within a post-Stanislavskian dramaturgy
§2	Discipleship and the enactment of Christian identity
4. Partridge	Performing faiths ¿ patterns, pluralities and problems in the lives of religious traditions 
5. Guthrie	Temples of the Spirit: worship as embodied performance
6. O¿ Connor	Rhetoric and the literary sense: the sacred author¿s performance in Cajetan¿s exegesis of Scripture
7. Mitchell	Seeing through the drama: reframing violent news
8. Wells	Improvisation in the theatre as a model for Christian ethics
9. Hart 	When the curtain falls ¿ finitude and the authentic performance of life
§3		Artistry as Christian practice
		
10. Sherry	The arts of redemption
11. Guite	Our truest poetry is our most feigning ¿ poetry, playfulness and gospel truth
12. Dyrness	Seeing the Word: aspects of the visual culture of the Reformation
13. Wright 	Created and uncreated light: the transfiguration in western art
14. Brown	The ascension and transfigured bodies
Begbie		Postscript 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Theater -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Performing arts -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Identification (Religion).