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By Philip Kennedy

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Philip Kennedy right here bargains the 1st booklet that any pupil - without or with spiritual convictions - can profitably use to get quick to grips with the necessities of the Christian faith: its background and its key thinkers, its successes and its disasters. so much latest undergraduate textbooks of theology start from basically conventional positions at the Bible, doctrine, authority, interpretation, and God. What makes Philip Kennedy's ebook either singularly very important and uniquely diversified is that it has a very new starting-point. the writer contends that conventional Christian theology needs to widely overhaul lots of its theses as a result of a mess of recent social, ancient and highbrow revolutions. delivering a grand old sweep of the genesis of the fashionable age, and writing with panache and a magisterial seize of the correct debates, conflicts and controversies, a latest creation to Theology strikes a drained and more and more incoherent self-discipline in really clean and interesting instructions, and should be welcomed by way of scholars and readers of the subject.

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By Philip Kennedy

ISBN-10: 1845110099

ISBN-13: 9781845110093

ISBN-10: 1845110102

ISBN-13: 9781845110109

Philip Kennedy right here bargains the 1st booklet that any pupil - without or with spiritual convictions - can profitably use to get quick to grips with the necessities of the Christian faith: its background and its key thinkers, its successes and its disasters. so much latest undergraduate textbooks of theology start from basically conventional positions at the Bible, doctrine, authority, interpretation, and God. What makes Philip Kennedy's ebook either singularly very important and uniquely diversified is that it has a very new starting-point. the writer contends that conventional Christian theology needs to widely overhaul lots of its theses as a result of a mess of recent social, ancient and highbrow revolutions. delivering a grand old sweep of the genesis of the fashionable age, and writing with panache and a magisterial seize of the correct debates, conflicts and controversies, a latest creation to Theology strikes a drained and more and more incoherent self-discipline in really clean and interesting instructions, and should be welcomed by way of scholars and readers of the subject.

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