Promise Of Trinitarian Theology / Edition 2

Promise Of Trinitarian Theology / Edition 2

by Colin E. Gunton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0567081001

ISBN-13: 9780567081001

Pub. Date: 10/06/2003

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

A reissue of a brilliant and accessible introduction to Trinitarian thought. Colin Gunton argues that the theology of the Trinity has profound implications for all dimensions of human life. Central to his work is his argument that the doctrine should offer ways of articulating the being of God and of the world so that we may be better able to live before God and

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A reissue of a brilliant and accessible introduction to Trinitarian thought. Colin Gunton argues that the theology of the Trinity has profound implications for all dimensions of human life. Central to his work is his argument that the doctrine should offer ways of articulating the being of God and of the world so that we may be better able to live before God and with each other.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780567081001
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
10/06/2003
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the First Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
1Trinitarian Theology Today1
2The Question of God in the Modern World: Trinitarian Possibilities15
3Augustine, the Trinity and the Theological Crisis of the West30
4The Community: The Trinity and the Being of the Church56
5The Concept of the Person: The One, the Three and the Many83
6The Human Creation: Towards a Renewal of the Doctrine of the Imago Dei100
7Immanence and Otherness: Divine Sovereignty and Human Freedom in the Theology of Robert W. Jenson118
8Relation and Relativity: The Trinity and the Created World137
9The Indispensable God? The Sovereignty of God and the Problem of Modern Social Order158
10Atonement and the Project of Creation: An Interpretation of Colossians 1.15-23178
11Being and Concept: Concluding Theological Postscript193
Bibliography of Modern Writers207
Index of Subjects215
Index of Authors218

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