The Mystery of Jesus Christ: A Christology and Soteriology Textbook

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Written chiefly for theology students the book presents the authentic teachings of Catholic faith, to be found not only in the ancient conciliar sources, but also in important recent documents dealing with disputed issues of our times. Chapters deal with: The hoped-for Saviour; The Coming of Jesus Christ in the fullness of time; The Person of Christ; Christ, the Way, the Truth and the Life; Redemption.

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Contents

INTRODUCTION I
1
The Jesus of history and the Christ of faith
7
Christology and Jesuology
13
Christology and the mystery of God
19
The account of the beginning
25
Preparation of Israel
34
The preparation of the Gentiles
42
The Coming of Christ in the fullness of Time
49
CHAPTER FOUR
137
Christ Prophet and Teacher
146
Jesus Christ Priest of the New Covenant
164
Jesus Christs holiness
175
Descending and ascending mediation
194
The salvific meaning of Christs passion and death
218
Christs exaltation
229
The Redemption II
255

Jesus Christ God and Son of God
65
The Incarnation the work of the Trinity
77
CHAPTER THREE
90
Christs being
104
Christs I
119
Other aspects of the personal unity of Christ
130
Satisfaction merit and efficient causality of Christ in the work
271
The Redemption a mystery of Gods love and suffering
292
The universality of the Redemption
300
BIBLIOGRAPHY
307
INDEX
315
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