The Providence of God: Deus habet consilium

The Providence of God: Deus habet consilium

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ISBN-13: 9780567033413
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/01/2009
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Dr Francesca Aran Murphy is Professor of Systematic Theology, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

1) HISTORY OF THE DOCTRINE OF PROVIDENCE

Matthew Levering, "Aquinas on the Book of Job: Providence and Presumption"
David Bentley Hart, "Providence and Causality: On Divine Innocence"
Francesca Aran Murphy, "Providence in I Samuel"
Cyril O'Regan, Hegel, "Theodicy, and the Invisibility of Waste"
Andrew McGowan, "Providence and Common Grace"

2) DOCTRINES OF PROVIDENCE (SYSTEMATICS)

Douglas Knight, "Time and Persons in the Economy of God"
Katherine Sonderegger, "The Doctrine of Providence"
John Webster, "On the Theology of Providence"

3) SCIENCE AND PROVIDENCE

Sarah Coakley, "Providence and the Evolutionary Phenomenon of 'Cooperation': A Systematic Proposal"
Alister McGrath, "The Secularization of providence: Theological Reflections on the Appeal to Darwinism in Recent Atheist Apologetics"
Nicholas J. Healy, "Creation, Predestination and Divine Providence"

4) PROVIDENCE, POLITICS, ETHICS

Stephen Webb, "From Prudentius to President Bush: Providence, Empire, and Paranoia"
Charles Mathewes, "Providence and Political Discernment"
John Swinton, "Patience and Lament: Living Faithfully in the Presence of Suffering"
Hans S. Reinders, "Why This? Why Me? A Theological Reflection on Ethics and Providence"
Philip Ziegler, "The Uses of Providence in Public Theology"

AFTERWARD
David Fergusson, Epilogue

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