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A Solidary God

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Part of the Palgrave Macmillan’s Content and Context in Theological Ethics book series (CCTE)

Abstract

This ethic arises from and makes particular claims for the centrality of love expressed among human beings as a fulfillment of love for and obedience to God. God is the One who first loved us, with a solidary love, a love that entered into our condition in the person of the human being Jesus, the One who was and is the incarnate Christ, the One who continues to indwell humanity as the Holy Spirit. Faithfulness is seeking to live into that mutual, solidary love: we follow God into a deeper understanding of our fellow human beings and of ourselves, in order to love ourselves and our neighbors into more abundant lives, through spiritual and material liberations and transformations.

Keywords

Social Location Racist Oppression Solidary Relationship Power Awareness Human Likeness 
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