Stop in the Name of Love: The Radical Practice of Sabbath-Keeping

Speaker(s): Susan Phillips
Date: May 25 2011
Length: 76 min
Product ID: RGDL4100I

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In this Regent College Evening Public Lecture Susan Phillips examines what it means to respond to God's call for us to stop and embrace sabbath-keeping. Sabbath-keeping is a radical practice which, rooted and grounded in the Christian faith, challenges the prevailing attitude of work in today's culture and challenges our own engagement with that culture.

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Susan S. Phillips is Executive Director and Professor of Christianity and Sociology at New College Berkeley (an affiliate of the Graduate Theological Union in California). Susan is keenly interested in how engaging the caring practices will shape us spiritually. She is a certified spiritual director (Mercy Center, Burlingame, California) and has practised spiritual direction since the early 1990s. She edited (with Patricia Benner) The Crisis of Care and her most recent book is Candlelight: Illuminating the Art of Spiritual Direction.

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