A Proposal for Theology and the Church
Canonical Theism by William J. Abraham
Book DescriptionThe bold thesis of Canonical Theism is that the good and life-giving Holy Spirit has equipped the church not only with a canon of scripture but also with an abundant canonical heritage of materials, persons, and practices. However, much of the latter has been ignored or cast aside. The authors call for the retrieval and redeployment of the full range of this rich legacy. Voices from across the spectrum here chart that mine of opportunity and invite the entire church to explore the benefits of their discoveries.Ambitious in its scope and agenda, Canonical Theism offers insights that will enable the readers to discover anew the faith that has nourished converts, created saints, and upheld martyrs across the years. Contributors: William J. Abraham Frederick D. Aquino Paul L. Gavrilyuk Charles Gutenson Douglas M. Koskela Mark E. Powell Frederick W. Schmidt Horace Six-Means Natalie B. Van Kirk Jason E. Vickers David F. Watson"
Buy Canonical Theism book by William J. Abraham from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780802862389
(228mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Publisher: William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Publish Date: 28-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author William J. Abraham
Oxford Handbook of Methodist Studies, Paperback (September 2011)
This landmark handbook maps the best current scholarship in the rapidly developing field of Methodist Studies. The forty-two included essays are representative of the voices of a new generation of international scholars, summarising and expanding on topical research, and considering where their work may lead Methodist Studies.
Aldersgate and Athens, Paperback (March 2010)
In his day, John Wesley offered important insights on how to obtain knowledge of God that bears fruit in our own times. This title shows, Wesley's famous spiritual experience is rife with philosophical significance and implications.
Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation, Paperback (April 2006)
The last few decades have seen a revolution in debates about the rationality of Christian belief. This work argues that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry. It also argues that special divine revelation forms a crucial threshold at the entrance to the epistemology of Christian belief.
Wesley for Armchair Theologians, Paperback (September 2005)» View all books by William J. Abraham
This accessible study of John Wesley presents the founder of Methodism in an interesting and engaging way. The intriguing illustrations make this an excellent introduction to the work of this important Christian figure.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Canonical Theism book by William J. Abraham and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.