Essentials of Christian Theology

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Stanley James Grenz, William Carl Placher
Westminster John Knox Press, 1 janv. 2003 - 422 pages
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This splendid introductory textbook for Christian theology presents two essays by leading scholars on each of the major theological questions. William Placher provides an excellent discussion of the history and current state of each doctrine while the essays explore the key elements and contemporary issues relating to these important theological concepts.

 

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Are you looking for an accessible and concise overview of the major theological debates raging between professionally spiritual Christians today? Look elsewhere! To a layman this book is an obscure ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith in Rome This essay was written while
2
How Do We Know What to Believe? Revelation and Authority
11
What Do We Mean by God? The Doctrine of God
51
Is God in Charge? Creation and Providence
93
Whats Wrong with Us? Human Nature and Human Sin
133
How Does Jesus Make a Difference? The Person and Work
183
Why Bother with Church? The Church and Its Worship
221
How Should We Live? The Christian Life
257
What about Them? Christians and NonChristians
297
Where Are We Going? Eschatology
329
A Basic Chronology
366
Notes
387
Index
415
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À propos de l'auteur (2003)

William C. Placher was Charles D. and Elizabeth S. LaFollette Distinguished Professor in the Humanities and Chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He was the author or editor of a number of books including A History of Christian Theology, Jesus the Savior, and Essentials of Christian Theology, all published by WJK.

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