The Works of God / Edition 1

The Works of God / Edition 1

by Robert W. Jenson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195145992

ISBN-13: 9780195145991

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Systematic Theology is the capstone of Robert Jenson's long and distinguished career as a theologian, being a full-scale systematic/dogmatic theology in the classic format. This is the second and concluding volume of the work, and considers the works of God, examining such topics as the nature and role of the Church, and God's works of creation.

Overview

Systematic Theology is the capstone of Robert Jenson's long and distinguished career as a theologian, being a full-scale systematic/dogmatic theology in the classic format. This is the second and concluding volume of the work, and considers the works of God, examining such topics as the nature and role of the Church, and God's works of creation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195145991
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Sales rank:
335,481
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 5.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Volume 2The Works of God
Part IVThe Creation
15The Act of Creation3
16The Character of Creation17
17Time, Created Being, and Space29
Part VThe Creatures
18The Image of God53
19Politics and Sex73
20Human Personhood95
21The Other Creatures112
22Sin133
23God's Speech in Creation153
Part VIThe Church
24The Church's Founding167
25The Polity of God189
26The Great Communion211
27The Office of Communion228
28The Mysteries of Communion250
29The Word and the Icons270
30Anima Ecclesiastica289
Part VIIThe Fulfillment
31The Promise309
32The Last Judgment322
33The Great Transformation338
34The Saints353
35Telos369
Index of Topics371
Index of Names375

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