Theological Reflections on Medicine, the Mentally Handicapped, and the Church
Paperback | 9780268017224 | April 1986
Hardcover | 9780268017217 | April 1986
eBook (PDF) | 9780268161170 | April 1986
In Suffering Presence, ethicist Stanley Hauerwas delivers a well-formed theological perspective that illuminates the moral life, particularly medical care and the care of children and the handicapped.
Stanley Hauerwas is Gilbert T. Rowe Professor of Theological Ethics at the Divinity School of Duke University. He is the author of many books, including A Community of Character: Toward a Constructive Christian Social Ethic (University of Notre Dame Press, 1981), which was selected by Christianity Today as one of the 100 most important books on religion of the twentieth century.