Christian Attitudes To Marriage / Edition 1

Christian Attitudes To Marriage / Edition 1

by Peter Coleman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0334029562

ISBN-13: 9780334029564

Pub. Date: 07/26/2011

Publisher: SCM Press Limited

An all-encompassing account of Christian attitudes and sources of attitudes to marriage, traced through Near Eastern, Classical and Biblical histories, suitable for the student or lay trainer wishing to know more than an Alpha course. It covers all aspects of marriage- including the on going debate surrounding same sex unions.
Peter Coleman, was the author of…  See more details below

Overview

An all-encompassing account of Christian attitudes and sources of attitudes to marriage, traced through Near Eastern, Classical and Biblical histories, suitable for the student or lay trainer wishing to know more than an Alpha course. It covers all aspects of marriage- including the on going debate surrounding same sex unions.
Peter Coleman, was the author of 'Christian attitudes to Homosexuality','A christian attitude towards televsion', and 'experiments with prayer'. Following his tragic death in 2001, when this work was left incomplete,'Christian attitudes to marriage',is brought to us by the hard work of his family and close friends, particularly Dr Michael Langford.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780334029564
Publisher:
SCM Press Limited
Publication date:
07/26/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
282
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Israel's inheritance from its Near Eastern neighbours1
2The Old Testament24
3Marriage in the classical world49
4Judaism between the Testaments72
5Marriage in the New Testament90
6Constructing the Christian ethos120
7Marriage in Christendom148
8The reformers175
9From Elizabeth I to Elizabeth II198

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