In the Beginning Were Stories, Not Texts: Story Theology

In the Beginning Were Stories, Not Texts: Story Theology

by C.S. Song


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781608997046
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 11/14/2011
Pages: 182
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

C. S. Song is Chair Professor of Theology at Yu Shan Theological Seminary and Chang Jong Christian University in Taiwan.

Table of Contents

Preface vii

1 In the Beginning Were Stories, Not Texts 1

2 Story Is the Matrix of Theology 18

3 Theology Rewrites Stories 34

4 Stories Rectify Theology 48

5 The Theological Power of Stories 64

6 In Search of Our Roots 79

7 Stories within a Story 95

8 Stories Are Culturally Distinctive 115

9 Stories Can Be Theologically Interactive 129

10 The Bible, Stories, and Theology 153

Bibliography 171

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