Some Thoughts on Christianity and Sports

There is a need to discuss, starting from some basic Christian truths, to what extent the Christian and athletic ideals are compatible; how sports could help modern men and women to be better Christians, and what kind of difficulties will normally be encountered by the Christian athlete. This essay...

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Main Author: Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando
Format: artículo científico
Language: Inglés
Published: Conquista Cristiana Enero/Febrero, 1991 2011
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Online Access: http://hdl.handle.net/10669/416
Summary: There is a need to discuss, starting from some basic Christian truths, to what extent the Christian and athletic ideals are compatible; how sports could help modern men and women to be better Christians, and what kind of difficulties will normally be encountered by the Christian athlete. This essay proposes a few biblical principles and discusses them as they relate to an athlete's experience.