The Christian Theological Tradition / Edition 3

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This text helps students acquire a basic theological literacy in key persons and events of the Bible and the Christian faith, and in Christianity's encounter with culture at large. Historically arranged, it also addresses five major themes of systematic theology: revelation, God, creation, Jesus, and church.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780136028321
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/19/2008
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 529
  • Sales rank: 154,952
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1 - Introduction

Catherine Cory, Terence Nichols, David Smith, and Jan Michael Joncas

Part I - The Old Testament

Catherine Cory and John Smithe

Chapter 2 - The Primeval Story

John Smithe and David Penchansky

Chapter 3 - God’s Covenant with Israel

David Smith and Catherine Cory

Chapter 4 - Judges, Prophets, Kings

David Penchansky and John Smithe

Chapter 5 - Second Temple Judaism

John Smithe

Part II - The New Testament

Catherine Cory

Chapter 6 - Jesus and the Gospels

Catherine Cory

Chapter 7 - Apostolic Missions

John Smithe and Catherine Cory

Part III - The History of Christianity

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 8 - Christianity after the Apostles

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 9 - The Age of the Imperial Church

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 10 - Augustine of Hippo

David Hunter

Chapter 11 - Eastern Christianity

Jan Michael Joncas

Chapter 12 -Islam Past and Present

Patrick Gaffney

Chapter 13 - Christianity in the Early Medieval Period

Jan Michael Joncas

Chapter 14 - Christianity in the High Middle Ages

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 15 - Thomas Aquinas

David Smith

Chapter 16 - Christianity in the Late Medieval Period

Anne H. King

Part IV - The Modern Period

Terence Nichols

Chapter 17 - The Renaissance

Terence Nichols

Chapter 18 - Martin Luther

Shirley E. Jordon

Chapter 19 - Other Protestant Reformers

David S. Cunningham

Chapter 20 -The Catholic Reformation

Anne H. King

Chapter 21 -Global Expansion and the Colonial Churches

Thaddeus Posey

Chapter 22 - Modern Challenges to Christianity

Terence Nichols

Chapter 23 - Christianity in America

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 24 - The Second Vatican Council in Context

Michael Hollerich

Chapter 25 - Christianity and the Contemporary Situation

Catherine Cory, Terence Nichols, David Smith, and David S.Cunningham

Chapter 26 - Christianity and Interreligious Dialogue

Edward Ulrich


Copyright Acknowledgments


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