By William G. Rusch
These essays, principally from non-Orthodox authors, paint a portrait of the Ecumenical Patriarch that has been usually ignored in Western circles -- as a deeply Orthodox chief who needs to narrate Orthodoxy to the fashionable international and to have it make its contribution to the solidarity of Christians.
Anna Marie Aagaard
Peter C. Bouteneff
Dale T. Irvin
Ronald G. Roberson, CSP
William G. Rusch
Joseph D. Small
By Glen Carter M. Div.
By James Mullier
By Paul T Nimmo
By Bruce McCormack,Benjamin Dahlke
By Schubert M. Ogden
"All who search readability approximately what Christian religion capability and why it really is precious of trust will detect the following a loved spouse. Accessibly written and theologically entire, this e-book excels as an creation to systematic theology and calls for no wisdom of Ogden's individual earlier paintings, even whereas readers conversant in his fulfillment will locate their appreciation of his severe perception prolonged. Ogden is unsurpassed as a Christian theologian for our time, and this e-book should be learn many times, continuously with deeper reward."
--Franklin I. Gamwell
University of Chicago
"For those that have lengthy awaited a precis of Schubert Ogden's systematic Christian theology, this small guide matches the invoice. In each appreciate, the paintings offers a version of and a version for developing an enough and becoming theology for our time. through overlaying the entire uncomplicated questions or subject matters of classical Christian theology, with right revisions as wanted, one has a foundation for seeing what has to be performed and the way to do it. Its content material earrings semantically significant and actual and existentially major for human life. as with every his works, his theology is developed with greatest candor."
--William L. Power
University of Georgia
"Written with the author's attribute readability, integrity, and directness, this confident short interpretation of the Christian witness of religion will reduction its readers--lay, expert, and in-between--in knowing and pursuing their very own theological vocation. through offering a scientific context during which to situate the main contributions made in his earlier released works, this ebook also will help in the continued reception of Ogden's theology through new generations of scholars."
--Charles M. Wood
Perkins university of Theology, Southern Methodist University
Schubert M. Ogden is collage uncommon Professor of Theology Emeritus at Perkins college of Theology, Southern Methodist college. His books comprise religion and Freedom: towards a Theology of Liberation and Doing Theology this day, either on hand from Wipf and inventory Publishers.
By Stephen Wellum,Michael Reeves
Historians and theologians alike have lengthy well-known that on the middle of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation have been 5 declarations (or “solas”) that unique the stream from different expressions of the Christian faith.
Five hundred years later, we are living in a unique time with clean demanding situations to our religion. but those rallying cries of the Reformation proceed to talk to us, addressing a variety of modern concerns. The 5 Solas sequence may help you recognize the old and biblical context of the 5 solas and tips on how to reside out the relevance of Reformation theology today.
In Christ Alone, Stephen Wellum considers Christ’s singular specialty and importance biblically, traditionally, and this day, in our pluralistic and postmodern age. He examines the historic roots of the doctrine, specifically within the Reformation period, after which exhibits how the distinctiveness of Christ has come lower than particular assault at the present time. Then, he walks us during the storyline of Scripture, from Christ’s certain identification and paintings as prophet, priest, and king, to the applying of his paintings to believers and our covenantal union with him to teach that other than Christ there isn't any salvation. Wellum exhibits that we needs to get better a strong biblical and theological doctrine of Christ’s individual and paintings within the face of today’s demanding situations and explains why a clean appraisal of the Reformation knowing of Christ by myself is required today.
By Don Browning
By Alan J. Spence