Beyond Foundationalism: Shaping Theology in a Postmodern Context / Edition 1

Beyond Foundationalism: Shaping Theology in a Postmodern Context / Edition 1

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by Stanley J. Grenz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0664257690

ISBN-13: 9780664257699

Pub. Date: 03/28/2007

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

The authors move past the Enlightenment foundational approach to offer a revolutionary methodology for doing theology in a postmodern age. Their method uses three sources: the Spirit speaking authoritatively through the biblical text, tradition providing a historical interpretive framework; and culture as context for constructive theological reflection.

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The authors move past the Enlightenment foundational approach to offer a revolutionary methodology for doing theology in a postmodern age. Their method uses three sources: the Spirit speaking authoritatively through the biblical text, tradition providing a historical interpretive framework; and culture as context for constructive theological reflection.

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ISBN-13:
9780664257699
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
03/28/2007
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
986,822
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1Theology in the Postmodern Situation
1Beyond Fragmentation: Theology and the Contemporary Setting3
2Beyond Foundationalism: Theology After Modernity28
Pt. 2Theology's Sources
3Scripture: Theology's "Norming Norm"57
4Tradition: Theology's Hermeneutical Trajectory93
5Culture: Theology's Embedding Context130
Pt. 3Theology's Focal Motifs
6The Trinity: Theology's Structural Motif169
7Community: Theology's Integrative Motif203
8Eschatology: Theology's Orienting Motif239
Works Cited274
Index294

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Beyond Foundationalism: Shaping Theology in a Postmodern Context 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
EdPenny More than 1 year ago
I wish that it came in an ebook format or larger bolder print. Otherwise, it was chocked full of information pertinant to the study of the bible.