The Truth-Seeking Heart

The Truth-Seeking Heart

by Austin Farrer
     
 

Austin Farrer was part of the mid-20th century group of 'Oxford Christians', which included C S Lewis, J R R Tolkien, and Dorothy Sayers. He believed that after all the argument, analysis and sifting of evidence, the purpose of theology was to show how to live and how to love. This title provides an introduction to the life and writings of Farrer.See more details below

Overview

Austin Farrer was part of the mid-20th century group of 'Oxford Christians', which included C S Lewis, J R R Tolkien, and Dorothy Sayers. He believed that after all the argument, analysis and sifting of evidence, the purpose of theology was to show how to live and how to love. This title provides an introduction to the life and writings of Farrer.

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From the Publisher
"If Farrer is not already on your shelves, your choice is to buy this book. (...) He can only stimulate mind and heart."
— John Scott, Fairacres, Winter 2006, Vol.39, N°3.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853117121
Publisher:
Canterbury Press
Publication date:
06/17/2011
Series:
Canterbury Studies in Spiritual Theology
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
254
Sales rank:
1,413,139
Product dimensions:
0.53(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Meet the Author

ANN LOADES is Professor Emerita of Divinity in the University of Durham and a well-known author of numerous titles in the fields of spirituality and feminist theology. She has written extensively on Farrer.

ROBERT MACSWAIN is editor of Grammar and Grace published by SCM Press and is Tutor and Associate Chaplain at St Chad's, Durham.

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