orthopraxis


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orthopraxy

 [or´tho-prak″se]
mechanical correction of deformities.

orthopraxis

(or″thō-prăk′sĭs) [″ + prassein, to make]
The mechanical correction of deformities.
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It is as though, after centuries of concern for trinitarian orthodoxy, we have now come to the point of seeking a trinitarian orthopraxis. The very popularity of these socially and politically oriented approaches to the Trinity also attests to a certain sense of remoteness, even irrelevance, of the classical Latin Augustinian-Thomistic form of trinitarian theology in regard to the practicalities of contemporary Christian life.
The practical-love (orthopraxis) starts in the will-for-friendship.
Given that dialogue is a key to his presentation, there is very little reference to actual occurrences as a locus for theological reflection or as orthopraxis (106-7); the Parliament of the World's Religions is referenced in passing once, and no attention is given to interfaith encounters like those captured in, for instance, Gustav Niebuhr's Beyond Tolerance.
De La Torre introduces the historical background from which liberation theology emerges, the South American context that strongly influences the discourse, and the important figures, and he explains how liberation theology put more emphasis on orthopraxis than on orthodoxy.
In order to identify the nuances that mark the Muslims' interaction and "orthopraxis" in the relations with the representatives of different religious groups, especially Christians, we tracked the way some major Romanian Islamic official organizations reacted during relevant non Islamic events as Christmas celebration.
The authors clearly articulate that orthopraxis shapes orthodoxy as much as the other way around; knowledge is insufficient.
Her discussion of The Dream of the Rood, along with her careful articulation of the Classical and antique roots of monastic orthopraxis, (29) furnishes a useful entry point into Exeter Maxims, which shows signs of having been produced in a monastic context as both Michael Drout and I have claimed elsewhere.
The "modus cogitandi" is one thing, the orthopraxis another.
What is the difference between orthodoxy (right thinking) and orthopraxis (right doing)?
Despite his overly general presentation, the complicated relationship between orthodoxy and orthopraxis was never mutually exclusive.
This notion of praxis is an echo of Liberation Theology's notion of orthopraxis, which emphasizes that divine Truth is revealed through an active and deliberate connection between prayerful Biblical reflection and social action (Gutierrez, 1988).
This is a book where the emphasis is upon orthopraxis. This is a book designed to help fellow believers live better.