Christianity and Western Thought: From the Ancient World to the Age of Enlightenment

Christianity and Western Thought: From the Ancient World to the Age of Enlightenment

by Colin Brown
     
 
Students, pastors and thoughtful Christians will benefit from this rich resource. The first in a three-volume work, Brown's easy-to-read, hard-to-put-down introduction to Christianity and Western thought focuses on developments from the ancient world to the Age of Enlightenment.

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Students, pastors and thoughtful Christians will benefit from this rich resource. The first in a three-volume work, Brown's easy-to-read, hard-to-put-down introduction to Christianity and Western thought focuses on developments from the ancient world to the Age of Enlightenment.

Editorial Reviews

Christianity Today
"An excellent textbook for introductory courses in philosophy and theology."
The Evangelical Quarterly
"Written in remarkably clear and helpful style, [Christianity & Western Thought] will be an invaluable aid to the reader who wants simply to obtain an overall picture of the philosophical traditions which have fed into and interacted with Christianity over the centuries."
Southwestern Journal of Theology
"A positive contribution to a Christian understanding of the history of ideas."
ADRIS Newsletter
"A remarkable tour de force done with admirable comprehension and an amazing knowledge of the secondary literature relating to these thinkers."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830839513
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
03/04/2010
Series:
Christianity and Western Thought Series
Pages:
446
Sales rank:
1,116,661
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.40(d)

What People are saying about this

Christianity Today
"An excellent textbook for introductory courses in philosophy and theology."
ADRIS Newsletter
"A remarkable tour de force done with admirable comprehension and an amazing knowledge of the secondary literature relating to these thinkers."

Meet the Author

Colin Brown is senior professor of Systematic Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He served as editor of The New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology and is the author of several books, including Miracles and the Critical Mind, History and Faith, and Jesus in European Protestant Thought.

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