The Incarnation: Ecumenical Studies in the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed

The Incarnation: Ecumenical Studies in the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed

by Thomas F. Torrance
     
 

This book is a collection of papers from the conference of the International Academy of Religious Sciences held in Norwich in 1978.

The theme is the Incarnation in relation to the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed. The book is an ecumenical contribution to theological discussion of a theme that has once again become a burning issue. Contributors include

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This book is a collection of papers from the conference of the International Academy of Religious Sciences held in Norwich in 1978.

The theme is the Incarnation in relation to the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed. The book is an ecumenical contribution to theological discussion of a theme that has once again become a burning issue. Contributors include theologians from the Orthodox, the Roman Catholic, and the Anglican Churches as well as the Church of Scotland.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579101329
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
07/01/1998
Pages:
202
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 8.29(h) x 0.48(d)

Meet the Author

Thomas F. Torrance was born in China in 1913 to missionary parents. For nearly 30 years until his retirement in 1979 he was Professor of Christian Dogmatics (Systematic Theology) at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. A prolific writer on many topics, he has published numerous books and papers on the Philosophy of Theology dealing with the epistemology of theological concepts and with the relation of theology to natural science. In 1976-7 Torrance served as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, and in 1978 he was awarded the Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion. Having reached the 21st Century, he is still an active scholar and researcher.

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