Ancient-Future Faith: Rethinking Evangelicalism for a Postmodern World

Ancient-Future Faith: Rethinking Evangelicalism for a Postmodern World

by Robert E. Webber
     
 

Paints a picture of the evangelical faith's future by showing how early church tradition provides the resources for answering today's postmodern generation.See more details below

Overview

Paints a picture of the evangelical faith's future by showing how early church tradition provides the resources for answering today's postmodern generation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801060298
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/01/1999
Series:
Ancient-Future
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
1,458,923
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Robert E. Webber is Myers Professor of Ministry at Northern Seminary, president of the Institute for Worship Studies, and emeritus professor of theology at Wheaton College. He is the author or editor of more than twenty works, a columnist for Worship Leader magazine, and an editorial consultant for Reformed Worship. Webber lives in Wheaton, Illinois.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Part 1 Setting the Stage
1 Paradigm Thinking
2 From a Modern to a Postmodern Paradigm
3 The Return to Classical Christianity
Part 2 A Classical/Postmodern Christ
4 Christ Within the Paradigms of History
5 Christus Victor in the Apostolic Writings
6 The Theology of Recapitulation
7 Christ, the Center
Part 3 A Classical/Postmodern Church
8 Church Within the Paradigms of History
9 Restoring the Theology of the Church
10 Recovering Our Historical Connection
Part 4 A Classical/Postmodern Worship
11 Worship Within the Paradigms of History
12 Recovering the Theology and Order of Worship
13 Recovering Symbolic Communication
Part 5 A Classical/Postmodern Spirituality
14 Spirituality Within the Paradigms of History
15 Classical Spirituality
16 Christian Spirituality in a Postmodern World
Part 6 A Classical/Postmodern Mission
17 Evangelism as Process
18 Education as Wisdom
19 The Church in the World
Appendix A Classical/Postmodern Authority
Epilogue
Notes
Recommended Reading
Index

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