Theology: The Basic Readings / Edition 1

Theology: The Basic Readings / Edition 1

by Alister E. McGrath
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405170425

ISBN-13: 9781405170420

Pub. Date: 09/28/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Bringing together a range of key and accessible theological readings, each accompanied by an introduction and analysis, Theology: The Basic Readings provides a clear, concise overview of the Christian faith. It spans Christian history, offering a balanced account of the historical periods and important theological viewpoints. This collection: Offers a range of

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Bringing together a range of key and accessible theological readings, each accompanied by an introduction and analysis, Theology: The Basic Readings provides a clear, concise overview of the Christian faith. It spans Christian history, offering a balanced account of the historical periods and important theological viewpoints. This collection: Offers a range of readings which act as an introduction to the Christian faith; Includes 56 readings chosen for their balanced chronology, denomination, gender, and theological orientation; Provides an introduction and analysis of each reading, along with a helpful glossary; Uses the Apostle's Creed as a helpful framework to introduce readers to writings on key issues, such as faith, God, Jesus, creation, and salvation; Edited by the leading theologian and internationally-regarded author, Alister E. McGrath. This volume can be read on its own or forms an ideal companion to Theology: The Basics, second edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405170420
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.55(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     vi
How To Use This Book     x
Engaging a Reading     xiii
Christian Theology: An Historical Overview     xv
Faith     1
God     27
Creation     47
Jesus     67
Salvation     87
Trinity     107
Church     127
Sacraments     147
Heaven     167
Brief Glossary of Theological Terms     187
Sources of Readings     201
Index     207

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