The God of Evolution: A Trinitarian Theology

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What does accepting the theory of evolution mean for Christian theology? Does God create through a process of random mutation and natural selection? In The God of Evolution, Denis Edwards tackles hard questions about the relationship between contemporary science and Christian faith. By examining traditional Christian concepts through the prism of evolutionary thought, Edwards opens up new ways of thinking about the nature of God and the universe.
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Overview

What does accepting the theory of evolution mean for Christian theology? Does God create through a process of random mutation and natural selection? In The God of Evolution, Denis Edwards tackles hard questions about the relationship between contemporary science and Christian faith. By examining traditional Christian concepts through the prism of evolutionary thought, Edwards opens up new ways of thinking about the nature of God and the universe.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780809138548
  • Publisher: Paulist Press
  • Publication date: 5/28/1999
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 7.98 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 1
1 Introduction: Evolution and God 3
2 The God of Evolution as a God of Mutual Friendship 14
3 The God of Evolution as a God of Free Self-Limitation in Love 35
4 Human Beings Before God in an Evolutionary World 56
5 Evolution and the Holy Spirit 78
6 Evolution and Jesus, the Wisdom of God 101
Conclusion 126
Notes 129
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