In The Likeness Of Sinful Flesh

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Foreword by Colin Gunton.

Draws upon both the Catholic and the Protestant theological traditions to explore the humanity of Jesus.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780567096432
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 3/1/1993
  • Pages: 184
  • Sales rank: 1,001,431
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Meet the Author

Thomas G. Weinandy is the Executive Director of the Secretariat for Doctrine and Pastoral Practices of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Formerly, he was Warden of Greyfriars Hall and Lecturer in History and Doctrine in the Faculty of Theology, Oxford University.

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Table of Contents

Pt. I A Contemporary Work of the Spirit
Ch. 1 The Re-Emergence of the Human Jesus 3
Ch. 2 The Thesis - Assuming Our Sinful Flesh 17
Pt. II Jesus' Sinful Humanity: An Historical Overview
Ch. 3 Jesus' Humanity: Patristic Christology 21
Ch. 4 Jesus' Humanity: Medieval Christology 39
Ch. 5 Jesus' Humanity: Contemporary Christology 54
Pt. III Jesus' Sinful Humanity in The New Testament
Ch. 6 St. Paul: "He Became Sin For Us" 73
Ch. 7 The Human Mysteries of the Son 91
Ch. 8 Jesus and the Cross and Resurrection 109
Ch. 9 The Incarnation: "The Word Became Flesh" 126
Ch. 10 The Sinful Humanity of Jesus and the Primacy of Christ 135
Conclusion: "In No Other Name" 149
Author's Postscript 153
Select Bibliography 157
Index 163
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