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"John Burgess has written a book of immense help to the church in this time of great conflict and division. It is wise, probing, and highly readable...A combination of authentic piety and remarkable scholarship characterize this book, which is full of concrete suggestions for persons and and congregations. --Douglas W. Oldenburg, Moderator, 210th General Assembly, Presbyterian Church (USA) and President of Columbia Theological Seminary

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780664257088
ISBN-10: 0664257089
Format: Paperback
(230mm x 153mm x 350mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Westminster/John Knox Press,U.S.
Publisher: Westminster/John Knox Press,U.S.
Publish Date: 2-Nov-1998
Country of Publication: United States


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Author Biography - John P. Burgess

John P. Burgess is the James Henry Snowden Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is the author of Why Scripture Matters: Reading the Bible in a Time of Church Crisis and editor of In Whose Image? Faith, Science, and the New Genetics, both published by WJK.

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