January 12, 2018

Download e-book for iPad: A Modern Introduction to Theology: New Questions for Old by Philip Kennedy

By Philip Kennedy

Philip Kennedy right here deals the 1st e-book that any pupil - without or with non secular convictions - can profitably use to get speedy to grips with the necessities of the Christian faith: its historical past and its key thinkers, its successes and its mess ups. so much present undergraduate textbooks of theology start from primarily conventional positions at the Bible, doctrine, authority, interpretation, and God. What makes Philip Kennedy's booklet either singularly very important and uniquely diversified is that it has a totally new starting-point. the writer contends that conventional Christian theology needs to commonly overhaul a lot of its theses due to a mess of recent social, ancient and highbrow revolutions. providing a grand old sweep of the genesis of the trendy age, and writing with panache and a magisterial seize of the appropriate debates, conflicts and controversies, a contemporary advent to Theology strikes a drained and more and more incoherent self-discipline in really clean and interesting instructions, and may be welcomed by way of scholars and readers of the subject.

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