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Series: The World Readers
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-078
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393498-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9349-8
Published: 15 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004356-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0435-6
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-116
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
Published: 27 August 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376286-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7628-6
Published: 10 September 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384878-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8487-8
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372370-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7237-0
... #1 Revolution, and the names of the checkpoints at the ten border towns on either side of the new border wall that was under construction at the time suggested that the works were performative, or actively, consciously marked by the practices of prayer, that is, of focused, intentional, directed...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013129-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1312-9
..., they offer their presence, time, and spiritual and material resources to the dbc community. They craft spiritual relationships in and across house holds, such as prayer partnerships and spiritual parenting ties, that infuse a sense of inti- macy and familiarity into community sociality. Although scholars...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007166-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0716-6
...PART III EMBODIMENT, SUBJECTIVITY, AND BELONGING This page intentionally left blank 8 THOSE WHO PRAY TOGETHER RELIGIOUS PRACTICE, AFFECT, AND DISSENT AMONG MUSLIMS IN ASANTE (GHANA) BENEDIKT PONTZEN In 2011, the people of Kokote Zongo conducted their id prayers in an open venue in the middle...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007166-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0716-6
... the framework of the respective religious tradition. This chapter studies sensational prayer practices such as prayers of adoration and glossolalia, and zikr (repetitious invocation of God s name) in Christ Embassy and nasfat settings that generate a palpable experience of the divine presence. It can be argued...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478010296-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1029-6
... of prayer, such as the Prayer of the Heart. First used by the early desert fathers in fourth- century Egypt, the Prayer of the Heart, part of the tradition of hesychasm, flourished among Greek monks for ten centuries. Valued for its psychosomatic results, the prayer draws on both vocal and physical...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007166-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0716-6
... the same margins of cityscapes into liminal places for reaching out to God in prayer for the poor and sick. Viewed as the source of life on earth and an ecological deity with holistic healing powers among the Shona in southern and central Af- rica, Mwari gives meaning to the ritual behavior of the Masowe...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-075
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... in town or had gone. They found such a wonderful spirit of prayer in that home. . . . The news began to spread among the people about that praying man. They would not receive his doctrine, but they would pray with him. Then came a neighbor into the home, a Baptist sister, Sister Asbury [Ruth...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 19 March 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1312-9
... and religious connections between church brothers. Recounting Flowers s legacy among Brethren churchmen during an interview, dbc Elder Jacob Davidson confirmed that Flowers prayed that God would raise up godly, gifted, gracious, and generous men for the church [and] for Jesus Christ. Transforming his prayers...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
...” claims of his “unwelcome guest.” Over the next few days Seymour’s spirituality, humility, grasp of theology, and persuasive abilities impressed the Lees. Seeking to discern the will of God, Seymour called for a prayer meeting at the Lee’s cottage on 114 South Union Street. After it quickly grew...
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 05 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380559-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8055-9