On Christian Theology / Edition 1

On Christian Theology / Edition 1

by Rowan Williams, Charles Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631214402

ISBN-13: 9780631214403

Pub. Date: 01/11/2000

Publisher: Wiley

This distillation of 20 years of Rowan Williams' pastoral and academic work tackles many of the most searching questions of theology and society at the end of the twentieth century.

  • Collects the work of a prominent writer and serving bishop on the history of Christian theology and spirituality.
  • Brings together Rowan Williams'

Overview

This distillation of 20 years of Rowan Williams' pastoral and academic work tackles many of the most searching questions of theology and society at the end of the twentieth century.

  • Collects the work of a prominent writer and serving bishop on the history of Christian theology and spirituality.
  • Brings together Rowan Williams' theological essays with studies of wider issues from a theological point of view.
  • Includes an introduction to his work by Bishop Williams.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631214403
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/11/2000
Series:
Challenges in Contemporary Theology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
607,872
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.

Preface.

Prologue.

1. Defining the Enterprise.

Theological Integrity.

The Unity of Christian Truth.

The Judgement of the World.

The Discipline of Scripture.

2. The Act of God.

On Being Creatures.

Beginning with the Incarnation.

The Finality of Christ.

Word and Spirit.

3. The Grammar of God.

Trinity and Revelation.

Trinity and Ontology.

Trinity and Pluralism.

4. Making Signs.

Between the Cherubim: the Empty Tomb and the Empty Throne.

The Nature of a Sacrament.

Sacraments of the New Society.

5. Living the Mystery.

Incarnation and the Renewal of Community.

Interiority and Epiphany: a Reading in New Testament Ethics.

Resurrection and Peace: More on New Testament Ethics.

'Nobody Knows Who I Am Till the Judgement Morning'.

Index.

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