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The Cambridge Companion to Christian Doctrine

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Part of Cambridge Companions to Religion

Colin Gunton, Stanley Hauerwas, Gerard Loughlin, Francis Watson, Bruce Marshall, Jeremy Begbie, Ralph Del Colle, Kevin Vanhoozer, Trevor Hart, Robert W. Jenson, David Fergusson, Kathryn Tanner, Geoffrey Wainwright
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  • Date Published: June 1997
  • availability: Replaced by 9780521476959
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521471183

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  • What is Christian doctrine? The fourteen specially commissioned essays in this book serve to give an answer to many aspects of that question. Written by leading theologians from America and Britain they place doctrine in its setting--what it has been historically, and how it relates to other forms of culture--and outline central features of its content. New readers will find this an accessible and stimulating introduction to the main themes of Christian doctrine, while advanced students and specialists will find a useful summary of recent developments in Christian thought.

    • A one volume introduction to the content of Christian doctrine
    • A unique collection, documenting the revival in recent Christian doctrinal writing
    • Contributions from leading theologians from Britain and America
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    Reviews & endorsements

    "Useful collection for upper-division undergraduate or graduate course." Paul Lakeland, Religious Studies Review

    "...fine work..." Currents in Theology and Mission

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    • Date Published: June 1997
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521471183
    • length: 327 pages
    • dimensions: 236 x 157 x 23 mm
    • weight: 0.59kg
    • availability: Replaced by 9780521476959
  • Table of Contents

    Notes on contributors
    Preface
    Glossary
    Chronology
    Part I. Christian Doctrine in the Late Twentieth Century: the Historical and Intellectual Context:
    1. Historical and systematic theology Colin Gunton
    2. On doctrine and ethics Stanley Hauerwas
    3. The basis and authority of doctrine Gerard Loughlin
    4. The scope of hermeneutics Francis Watson
    5. Christ and the cultures: the Jewish people and Christian theology Bruce Marshall
    6. Christ and the cultures: Christianity and the arts Jeremy Begbie
    Part II. The Content of Christian Doctrine:
    7. The triune God Ralph Del Colle
    8. The doctrine of creation Colin Gunton
    9. Human being, individual and social Kevin Vanhoozer
    10. Redemption and fall Trevor Hart
    11. The church and the sacraments Robert W. Jenson
    12. Eschatology David Fergusson
    13. Jesus Christ Kathryn Tanner
    The Holy Spirit Geoffrey Wainwright
    Index.

  • Editor

    Colin E. Gunton, King's College London

    Contributors

    Colin Gunton, Stanley Hauerwas, Gerard Loughlin, Francis Watson, Bruce Marshall, Jeremy Begbie, Ralph Del Colle, Kevin Vanhoozer, Trevor Hart, Robert W. Jenson, David Fergusson, Kathryn Tanner, Geoffrey Wainwright

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