Lesslie Newbigin: A Theological Life

Lesslie Newbigin: A Theological Life

by Geoffrey Wainwright

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ISBN-13: 9780195101713
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 10/28/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface v
Introduction: A Man in Christ 3(1)
The Career
3(13)
The Character
16(4)
The Reader and the Writer
20(6)
The Theological Life
26(3)
The Confident Believer
29(27)
Grasped by Christ
29(3)
Three Student Papers
32(6)
Ransomed, Healed, Restored, Forgiven
38(11)
Proper Confidence
49(4)
A Contemporary Faith
53(3)
The Direct Evangelist
56(25)
Lifelong Practices
56(3)
The Gospel for Indian Students
59(6)
The Same Yesterday, Today, and Forever
65(7)
Reconverting the West
72(3)
Locality and Language
75(6)
The Ecumenical Advocate
81(54)
The Movement for Mission and Unity
81(3)
"The Church of South India"
84(2)
"The Reunion of Church"
86(12)
"The Household of God"
98(15)
"The Unity We Seek"
113(4)
"A Fellowship of Local Churches Truly United"
117(4)
The Abortive Covenant of the English Churches
121(2)
The International Anglican-Reformed Dialogue
123(5)
Crisis Around the World Council of Churches
128(7)
The Pastoral Bishop
135(27)
Ministry in and of the Church
135(2)
The Pastor
137(13)
The Bishop
150(5)
Ministries Ordained and Lay
155(3)
Episcopacy and the Historic Episcopate
158(4)
The Missionary Strategist
162(42)
The Foreign Missionary in India
162(2)
The International Missionary Council
164(9)
World Mission and Evangelism
173(4)
The Open Secret
177(15)
Mission in Late Modernity
192(5)
From Tambaram 1938 to Tambaram 1988
197(7)
The Religious Interlocutor
204(33)
In India
204(5)
At Chicago and Harvard, at Yale and Cambridge
209(10)
In Birmingham
219(3)
Amid and Against Religious Pluralism
222(9)
In the Face of Islam
231(6)
The Social Visionary
237(33)
Britain in the 1930s
237(6)
Indian from the 1940s to the 1970s
243(13)
Britain Around 1984
256(9)
A Christian Vision for Society
265(5)
The Liturgical Preacher
270(28)
The South India Luturgy
270(9)
The Form of Sound Words
279(7)
The Sacraments of the Lord
286(8)
The Glory of God
294(4)
The Scriptural Teacher
298(37)
The Authority of the Bible
298(5)
The Reading of the Text
303(10)
The World's Story
313(4)
The Rule of Faith
317(9)
"My Nearest Approach to a Dogmatics"
326(4)
The Gist of It
330(5)
The Christian Apologist
335(55)
The Modern World
335(6)
The Secular Flirtation
341(13)
The Intellectual Battle
354(21)
The Ecclesiastical Witness
375(15)
Conclusion: The Man in History 390(21)
"Like a Father of the Church"
390(3)
Unto the Third and the Fourth Generation
393(15)
"Amid the Rubble of History"
408(1)
Epilogue
409(2)
Notes 411(42)
Index 453

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