Foolishness to the Greeks: The Gospel and Western Culture

Foolishness to the Greeks: The Gospel and Western Culture

by Lesslie Newbigin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0802801765

ISBN-13: 9780802801760

Pub. Date: 06/28/1988

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

How can biblical authority be a reality for those shaped by the modern world? This book treats the First World as a mission field, offering a unique perspective on the relationship between the gospel and current society by presenting an outsider's view of contemporary Western culture.

Overview

How can biblical authority be a reality for those shaped by the modern world? This book treats the First World as a mission field, offering a unique perspective on the relationship between the gospel and current society by presenting an outsider's view of contemporary Western culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802801760
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/28/1988
Pages:
156
Sales rank:
838,222
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

  1. Post-Enlightenment Culture as a Missionary Problem
  2. Profile of a Culture
  3. The Word in the World
  4. What can we know? The Dialogue with Science
  5. What is to be done? The Dialogue with Politics
  6. What must we be? The Call to the Church

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Index

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