The Resource A homeless spirit!, Lyndel Robb

A homeless spirit!, Lyndel Robb

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A homeless spirit!
Title
A homeless spirit!
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Lyndel Robb
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Language
eng
Summary
Aboriginal street kids / homeless people in Sydney; Christian churches providing assistance packages but not meeting the spiritual needs of the Indigenous peoples; formality of church services; poem 'Discovery' about discovering Aboriginal roots; the personal story of one street kid; his removal from family; abuse by foster family; being drawn to others who lived on the street; alcoholism; feelings that God could not love him for he was unworthy; poem 'Homeless Person'; inability of the church to provide him with his own spirituality; churches are not at grass roots level; poem 'Black Jesus'; white Christians providing for Aboriginal peoples emphasises inequalities; churches and charities need to reassess their own vision and ministries to share with instead of provide for Aboriginal peoples
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Robb, Lyndel
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Literary form
non fiction
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A homeless spirit!, Lyndel Robb
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A homeless spirit!, Lyndel Robb
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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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