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Johnson, Elizabeth A. 1941-

Overview
Works: 96 works in 313 publications in 7 languages and 7,980 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: BT83.55, 231.4
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She who is : the mystery of God in feminist theological discourse by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The questions this book poses are two: Can the Christian doctrine of God accommodate a thoroughgoing feminist approach? And can feminist theology learn anything from classical Christian discourse about God?
Truly our sister : a theology of Mary in the communion of saints by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first-century Jewish woman Miriam of Nazareth, mother of Jesus, proclaimed in faith to be Theotokos, the God-bearer, is the most celebrated female religious figure in the Christian tradition. So varied and manifold are the traditions about Mary, both popular and scholarly, that some would speak of "Mary" as a collective noun or refer, in George Tavard's memorable title, to The Thousand Faces of the Virgin Mary. In this book on Mary the author offers an interpretation of Mary that is theologically sound, spiritually empowering, ethically challenging, socially liberating, and ecumenically fruitful. In particular, she construes the image of Mary so as to be a source of blessing rather than blight for women's lives in both religious and political terms
Consider Jesus : waves of renewal in Christology by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the fundamental rethinking taking place in Christology to persons who are actively involved in ministries in the Church or who are seeking greater understanding of their faith
Friends of God and prophets : a feminist theological reading of the communion of saints by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Friends of God and Prophets, Elizabeth Johnson provides a theology of the communion of saints, utilizing, ironically, women's practices of memory - "ironically" because the official list of saints is largely dominated by men, and "women's history of holiness has been neither remembered nor truthfully told." In the first part of the book, Johnson dialogues with history, gleaning clues from the past for an understanding of the communion of saints that is both faithful to tradition and promising of liberation. In the second, she offers a systematic interpretation of the symbol, connecting insights from history with insights arising from women's practices today, linking both with radical hope in God."--BOOK JACKET
Ask the beasts : Darwin and the god of love by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For millennia, plant and animal species have received little sustained attention as subjects of Christian theology and ethics in their own right. Focused on the human dilemma of sin and redemptive grace, theology has considered the doctrine of creation to be mainly an overture to the main drama of humanity's relationship to God. What value does the natural world have within the framework of religious belief? The crisis of biodiversity in our day, when species are going extinct at more than 1,000 times the natural rate, renders this question acutely important. Standard perspectives need to be realigned; theology needs to look out of the window so to speak, as well as in the mirror. Ask the Beasts: Darwin and the God of Love leads to the conclusion that love of the natural world is an intrinsic element of faith in God and that far from being an add-on, ecological care is at the center of moral life
Quest for the living God : mapping frontiers in the theology of God by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter describes Elizabeth Johnson's point of departure and the rules of engagement, while each succeeding chapter distils a discrete idea of God. Transcendental, political, liberation, feminist, black, Hispanic, interreligious and ecological theologies are all featured, ending with the particular Christian idea of the one God as Trinity. The aim of the book is to increase the light of theological knowledge, "ever ancient, ever new, " among a wide circle of people: students, pastoral ministers and everyone who questions, wonders, or thinks about their faith
Women, earth, and Creator Spirit by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church women want : Catholic women in dialogue( )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dangerous memories : a mosaic of Mary in Scripture : drawn from Truly our sister by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Johnson takes the 13 gospel appearances of Mary of Nazareth and creates a rich, deep Marian identity from this complex mosaic. Dangerous Memories is taken from her acclaimed Truly Our Sister: A Theology of Mary in the Communion of Saints (0-8264-1473-7), with the addition of a new introduction and a short annotated bibliography
Abounding in kindness : writings for the people of God by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strength of her witness : Jesus Christ in the global voices of women( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gospel of John recounts the story of an encounter between Jesus and a Samaritan woman at the well. After their conversation, she goes out to tell her neighbors about the mysterious stranger, and many of them believed "on the strength of her witness." These essays, drawn from around the world, reveal the many ways that women have reflected on and borne witness to the person, teaching, and praxis of Jesus Christ in light of their own varied contexts. These contexts include their struggles for life amidst wrenching poverty, racism, and violence; their experience of being female in male-dominated structures in the church and society; and their commitment to promote justice in view of the human dignity of women, all done in tandem with their faith relationship with the living God
Turning to the Heavens and the Earth : theological reflections on a cosmological conversion : essays in honor of Elizabeth A. Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who do you say that I am? : introducing contemporary Christology by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ich bin, die ich bin : wenn Frauen Gott sagen by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dieu au-delà du masculin et du féminin : Celui/Celle qui est by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La que es : el misterio de Dios en el discurso teológico feminista by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trasfondo : hablar de Dios en la encrucijada de las grandes preocupaciones - Hablar rectamente de Dios - Teología feminista y discurso crítico sobre Dios - Opciones lingüísticas de base : Dios, mujeres, equivalencia - Recurso para un lenguaje liberador sobre Dios - La experiencia interpretada de las mujeres - La escritura y sus trayectorias - Teología clásica - Hablar de Dios desde la historia del mundo / Espíritu/Sophia - Jesús-Sophia - Madre-Sophia - Símbolos densos y sus claroscuros - Dios Trino : misterio de relación - Un Dios vivo : la que es - El Dios sufriente : la compasión a raudales
La cristología hoy : olas de renovación en el acceso a Jesús by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feminism and sharing the faith : a Catholic dilemma by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der lebendige Gott Eine Neuentdeckung by Elizabeth A Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turnings : theological reflections on a cosmological conversion : essays in honor of Elizabeth A. Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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She who is : the mystery of God in feminist theological discourse
Alternative Names
Elizabeth Johnson Amerikaans theologe

Elizabeth Johnson US-amerikanische römisch-katholische Theologin

Elizabeth Johnsonová americká teoložka

Johnson, E. A.

Johnson , Elizabeth <1941- >

Johnson, Elizabeth A.

Элизабет Джонсон

الیزابت جانسون الهی‌دان آمریکایی

존슨, 엘리자베스 A. 1941-

존슨, 엘리자벳 A. 1941-

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Truly our sister : a theology of Mary in the communion of saintsConsider Jesus : waves of renewal in ChristologyFriends of God and prophets : a feminist theological reading of the communion of saintsQuest for the living God : mapping frontiers in the theology of GodWomen, earth, and Creator SpiritThe church women want : Catholic women in dialogueDangerous memories : a mosaic of Mary in Scripture : drawn from Truly our sister