Knowledge of the Self-Revealing God in the Thought of Thomas Forsyth Torrance

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781597520850
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/1/2005
  • Pages: 402

Meet the Author

John Douglas Morrison was born in Billings, Montana. He holds a B.A. from the University of Montana, an M.Div. and a Th.M. from Western Seminary, and an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of Virginia (Philosophical Theology). He has published journal articles on Kierkegaard, Calvin, Barth, and Torrance. He teaches theology and philosophy at Liberty University and Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, Lynchburg, Virginia.

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Table of Contents

I Introduction to the Thought of Thomas Forsyth Torrance 1
II Background to Thomas Torrance's Realist Theological Thought 47
III The Revolution in Epistemology: Torrance's Understanding of the Modern Return to Objectivity and Realism 76
IV Torrance's Understanding and Analogical Use of Critical Aspects of the Modern Scientific Reorientation 103
V The Redemptive Knowledge of God Out of God: The Theo-Logical Basis for the Knowledge of God in Thomas Torrance's Scientific Theology 145
VI Representative Responses to Thomas Torrance's Restorative Programmed Expression of Realist Knowledge of God in the World 241
VII Critical Analysis of Thomas Torrance's Theo-Logical Understanding of the Realist Knowledge of God in the World 285
VIII Conclusion 353
Bibliography 362
Index 379
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