A Christian Aesthetic for the Arts

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Book Chapter

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This book chapter was originally published as:

Reynaud, D. (2013). A Christian Aesthetic for the Arts. In N. Brown & J.Darby (Eds.), Manifest: our call to faithful creativity (pp. 7-13). Warburton, Australia: Signs Publishing.

ISBN: 978-1921292859


The arts and modern Christianity, especially in its Evangelical Protestant forms, have often had an uneasy relationship. This chapter addresses a Christian aesthetic for the arts, proposing a biblical philosophical approach that helps give the arts their proper place in the Christian sphere.


Due to copyright restrictions this book chapter is unavailable for download.

The book may be accessed from the publisher here.

Staff and Students of Avondale College may access the book frrom the college library ( 700.43823 B81).