Discerning the Divine: God in Christian Theology

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Westminster John Knox Press, 1. jaan 2004 - 238 pages

An ideal introduction to Christian theology,Discerning the Divinepresents the doctrine of God as the most important subject in Christian believing and living. Chapters discuss the complex God question and the task of Christian theology. Includes a glossary of terms.

 

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Contents

RELATED BUT NOT DIMINISHED
17
BIBLICAL APPEARANCES
35
THE CLASSICAL PORTRAIT
59
DISAPPEARANCE AND REAPPEARANCE
83
IN EXPERIENCE MYTH AND SYMBOL
99
A NEARDEATH EXPERIENCE
117
SEEN IN SUFFERING AND MARGINALIZATION
135
OVER NEW HORIZONS
153
STILL THE GREAT THREEINONE
171
Glossary
195
List of Figures
219
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Barry L. Callen is University Professor of Christian Studies at Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. He has written or edited more than sixteen books and is editor of the Wesleyan Theological Journal. In addition to his teaching and writing, he is a popular speaker at churches and conferences in North America and around the world.

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