New PDF release: A Theology in Outline: Can These Bones Live?

By Robert W. Jenson

ISBN-10: 0190214597

ISBN-13: 9780190214593

A Theology in define: Can those Bones Live? started with an undergraduate path taught by means of Robert W. Jenson at Princeton college within the spring of 2008. in line with a chain of twenty-three direction lectures, it bargains a concise and obtainable assessment of Christian theology whereas protecting the ambience of Jenson's lecture room. a lot as does Jenson's Systematic Theology, A Theology in Outline treats a typical series of doctrines in Christian theology--God, Trinity, production, humanity, sin, salvation, church, between others. although, its organizing precept and leitmotiv are much less conventional. Reflecting his contemporary curiosity in theological interpretation of scripture, Jenson frames the complete of Christian theology as a reaction to the query posed to the prophet Ezekiel: "Son of guy, can those bones live?" For Jenson, to invite this query is to invite no matter if Christian theology itself is a pile of lifeless bones. Can the tale that God lives along with his humans learn at the present time? From first to final the chapters of this e-book continue less than the impelling strain of this query. They hence include a unmarried series of illustrative conversations for the aim of introducing newbies to Christian theology.

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