Religious Affections Jonathan Edwards dan Relevansinya bagi Ibadah Komunal

  • Lucky Samuel GKY Jemaat Mangga Besar
Keywords: Jonathan Edwards, Afeksi Religius, Ibadah Komunal, Spiritualitas

Abstract

Artikel ini mencoba untuk membahas kontribusi dari salah satu tulisan penting Jonathan Edwards, yaitu A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections, bagi ibadah komunal. Sebagaimana karya ini bermanfaat dalam mengevaluasi kerohanian seseorang dan merumuskan apa itu spiritualitas yang autentik, risalah ini juga dapat bermanfaat di dalam mengevaluasi dan merancang ibadah komunal. Berfokus pada tiga tanda pertama dari dua belas indikator spiritualitas yang sejati menurut Edwards, tulisan ini mengusulkan bahwa risalah ini dapat berfungsi sebagai penawar dari tiga pemahaman menyimpang dalam ibadah komunal: ibadah yang legalistik, narsisistik, dan terapeutik.

Kata-kata kunci: Jonathan Edwards, Afeksi Religius, Ibadah Komunal, Spiritualitas

 

English :

This article attempts to discuss one of the important writings of Jonathan Edwards, A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections, and its contribution to corporate worship. Since this work has been helpful in evaluating one’s spirituality and in formulating what the authentic spirituality is, this treatise can be also useful in evaluating and designing corporate worship. Focusing on the first three signs of gracious affections according to Edwards, this paper suggests that this treatise can serve as an antidote for three distorted notions in corporate worship, namely legalistic, narcissistic, and therapeutic worship.

Keywords: Jonathan Edwards, Religious Affections, Corporate Worship, Spirituality

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Author Biography

Lucky Samuel, GKY Jemaat Mangga Besar

Penulis adalah rohaniwan bidang Ibadah di GKY Jemaat Mangga Besar, Jakarta. Ia memperoleh gelar Master of Theology in Worship dari Calvin Theological Seminary (USA), setelah sebelumnya memperoleh gelar Sarjana Teologi dari Seminari Alkitab Asia Tenggara (Malang), dan Master of Ministry dari Trinity Theological College (Singapore).

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Published
2017-12-01
How to Cite
Samuel, Lucky. “Religious Affections Jonathan Edwards Dan Relevansinya Bagi Ibadah Komunal”. Veritas: Jurnal Teologi dan Pelayanan 16, no. 2 (December 1, 2017): 183-198. Accessed March 7, 2021. http://ojs.seabs.ac.id/index.php/Veritas/article/view/18.
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