Emerging Word: A Creation Spirituality Lectionary
The paradigm of Creation spirituality, brought into light by renowned theologian Matthew Fox, offers a fresh approach to our spiritual journeys In Emerging Word Donald Schmidt provides a concise introduction to Creation Spirituality as well as a brief overview of the Christian year. He then offers scripture readings for each Sunday of the year and several festival days. Brief commentary on the readings provides rationale for the choice and invites us to see the world, the church, the Bible, and life in a new way.
Whether you are familiar with Creation Spirituality or simply curious about some of the new paradigms being explored in the church today, Emerging Word will challenge you to rethink your faith.
In this revised edition of his popular lectionary, Donald Schmidt has expanded upon the number of lections, lengthening the season after the Epiphany and adding All Saints’ Day. In addition, a new chart of key liturgical dates over several years expands the usefulness of the book.