intentional community


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intentional community

n.
A small, localized community of persons or families pursuing common interests or values, and usually sharing responsibilities.
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Williamson will address "the intentional community that was planned, the controversy that followed, and the reality today.
Burfat appealed the intentional community to take an immediate action against Pakistan's bid to suppress the political voices of Sindhi and Baloch.
Sharman also teaches church history and Anglican studies at Newman Theological College in Edmonton, and serves as director of Ascension House, a small-scale intentional community for young people in Edmonton.
This month's In Person ("Community practice," pages 45-46) features Karen Gargamelli, a lawyer who left a successful nonprofit practice to found an intentional community for lay Catholics.
Those requirements are in a backgrounder sent to new prospects that outlines our philosophy for our intentional community and explains how it differs from just renting a room.
Readers will be pleased to find a particularly robust collection of book reviews in this issue, representing some of the recent scholarship in the field of communal and intentional community studies.
In this vein, Ambassador Al-Jeeran stressed the importance of combating terrorism and radicalism by enhancing cooperation with the intentional community and organizations.
Herder said the volunteers deepen their spirituality, learn in intentional community, and develop a broader knowledge of social justice and leadership.
The numerous contributions comprising "Called to Community: The Life Jesus Wants for His People" are, by and large, written by practitioners of Christianity, that is, people who have pioneered life in intentional community and have discovered in the nitty-gritty of daily life what it takes to establish, nurture, and sustain a Christian community over the long haul.
For nearly 40 years, the village has been an intentional community where Muslims, Christians, and Jews have decided to live together to endorse coexistence.
Paul's Intentional Community as well as the many people who regularly attend the Wednesday Night Community Suppers .
ambassador confirmed his country's keenness to work strongly with President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi and the Yemeni government, within the framework of the intentional community and international organizations, to enhance the successes that have been achieved in Yemen at the level of the political process and the economic aspect.
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