Christian Thought

A Brief History

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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ContributionsAdrian Hastings (Editor), Alistair Mason (Editor), Hugh Pyper (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages188
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Open LibraryOL7383277M
ISBN 100192802801
ISBN 109780192802804

The A History of Christian Thought book series by Justo L. González & Anonymous includes books A History of Christian Thought: Volume 1: From the Beginnings to the Council of Chalcedon (Revised Edition), A History of Christian Thought Volume II: From Augustine to the Eve of the Reformation, A History of Christian Thought Volume III: From the Protestant . Most articles end with a list of suggested readings and the book features a large number of Oxford Companion to Christian Thought is an indispensable guide to one of the central strands of Western culture. An essential volume for /5(2). Book Description. The story of Christian thought is essential to understanding Christian faith today and the last two millennia of world history. This fresh and lively introduction explores the central ideas, persons, events, and movements that gave rise to Christian thought, from early beginnings to its present forms. Divine Variations offers a new account of the development of scientific ideas about race. Focusing on the production of scientific knowledge over the last three centuries, Terence Keel uncovers the persistent links between pre-modern Christian thought and contemporary scientific perceptions of human difference. He argues that, instead of a rupture between religion and modern biology .

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As the subtitle indicates, this book is concerned to develop a typology of Chris- tian thought. Justo Gonzilez begins by focusing on the early (pre-Constantinian) church and finds there three distinct theological.

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