Responsibility and Atonement (Clarendon Paperbacks) by Richard Swinburne

By Richard Swinburne

In line with how we deal with others, we collect advantage or guilt, deserve compliment or blame, and obtain present or punishment, having a look finally for atonement. during this examine distinctive theological thinker Richard Swinburne examines how those ethical recommendations follow to people of their dealings with one another, and analyzes those findings, picking out which models of conventional Christian doctrines--sin and unique sin, redemption, sanctification, and heaven and hell--are thought of morally appropriate.

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F. C. Baur’s Synthesis of Bohme and Hegel: Redefining by Corneliu Simut

By Corneliu Simut

During this e-book, Professor Simu indicates how Christian theology began to be understood as a Gnostic philosophy of faith within the considered the 19th-century student F. C. Baur. even if Baur was once obvious usually as a theologian and biblical exegete, Simu argues that he was once actually a thinker of faith, and it was once his philosophical interpreting of Christian theology that trained his biblical preoccupations. in particular, Baur s viewpoint on Christian theology was once seriously prompted by means of Jakob Bohme s esoteric theosophy and Hegel s non secular philosophy in a few key matters akin to production, Lucifer, dualism and the relationship among spirit and subject coupled with that among philosophy and religion."

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Majestic and Wild: True Stories of Faith and Adventure in by Murray Pura

By Murray Pura

Church could be a good spot to profit religious classes, yet occasionally you simply need to wake up and get outdoors to adventure the grandeur of God. In Majestic and Wild, pastor, author, and avid outdoorsman Murray Pura weaves his real-life adventures with non secular concept and lifestyles classes, shooting the majestic and wild construction that God has set ahead of us all. From animal encounters to wildfires to raging rapids to Daniel Boone hunts and buffalo stampedes, the tales variety from dramatic and suspenseful to light-hearted and eccentric. each one tale is woven with religious classes now not simply realized from sitting in a pew.A excellent gift for better halves to provide to their husbands and children to provide to their dads, Majestic and Wild will entertain and encourage someone with a feeling of event and a love for the good outdoor.

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Coffee House Chronicles Set (The Coffee House Chronicles) by Josh McDowell, Dave Sterrett

By Josh McDowell, Dave Sterrett

This set contains all 3 books of the The espresso apartment Chronicles: Is the Bible True...Really?: A discussion on Skepticism, proof, and fact; who's Jesus...Really?:A discussion on God, guy, and charm; and Did the Resurrection Happen...Really?: A discussion on lifestyles, loss of life, and Hope.

With over forty million books offered, bestselling writer Josh McDowell is not any stranger to creatively proposing biblical fact. Now, partnering with fellow apologist Dave Sterrett, Josh introduces a brand new sequence exact on the intersection of tale and truth.The espresso residence Chronicles are brief, simply gobbled novellas aimed toward answering typical religious questions. each one ebook within the sequence tackles a long-contested query of the religion, after which solution those questions with fact via relationships and discussion in every one story.

In Is the Bible actual, Really?: A discussion on Skepticism, facts, and fact, we meet Nick, a faculty freshman at a kingdom tuition in Texas. Nick has his non secular international became upside-down with what he hears in an advent to faith type. His questions become conversations as he dialogues with professors, pals, and relations in regards to the authenticity and authority of the Bible.

In who's Jesus, Really?: A discussion on God, guy, and charm, the gang of scholars now assembly on the espresso condominium at a faculty city in Texas come face-to-face with the results of the individual and works of Jesus Christ. Their questions and conversations make them creatively reply to a widely known Atheist approximately Jesus' claims and actions.

In Did the Resurrection ensue, Really?: A discussion on existence, dying, and wish, the varsity campus is rocked by way of a capturing spree that leaves 9 scholars lifeless. Their up-close event with mortality allies the espresso condo dialogue staff jointly to truly strive against with the non secular and everlasting ramifications of even if Jesus rose from the lifeless.

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The Unchanging God of Love: Thomas Aquinas and Contemporary by Michael J. Dodds

By Michael J. Dodds

a lot modern debate surrounds the conventional instructing that God is unchanging. it's usually argued that an immutable God needs to be chilly, distant, detached, and uncaring―that an unchanging God can't be the triune God of affection printed in Scripture. those that reject divine immutability usually unmarried out Thomas Aquinas as its such a lot fashionable proponent. regrettably, such critics of his theology often misunderstand the basics of Aquinas's real educating.

The Unchanging God of Love presents a transparent and complete account of what Aquinas quite says approximately divine immutability, awarded in a fashion that permits his theology to deal with modern criticisms. The publication first experiences many of the methods Aquinas applies the concept of immutability to creatures, displaying that he's good conscious of either the optimistic and unfavorable implications of the concept that. It then analyzes all of his arguments for divine immutability which are provided in his writings, noting his care in settling on which features of immutability are to be affirmed and that are to be denied of God. It additionally demonstrates the uniqueness of Aquinas's educating by means of analyzing the biblical, patristic, and philosophical assets he employs.

Aquinas's unchanging God proves to be no static deity, however the dynamic, trinitarian plenitude of information, love, and lifestyles, to whom not just immutability but additionally movement may well not directly be attributed. A learn of "the movement of the immobile God" unearths how the suggestions of either movement and immutability functionality in Aquinas's knowing of the Trinity, the Incarnation, production, and windfall. via this examine, it turns into transparent that the unchanging God of Aquinas, faraway from being detached or distant, is really the God of compassion and love printed in Scripture, who stocks a such a lot intimate friendship with the folks he has created and redeemed.

ABOUT the writer:

Michael J. Dodds, O.P., is professor of philosophy and theology on the Dominican tuition of Philosophy and Theology in Berkeley, California. he's coauthor of The Seeker's advisor to Seven Life-Changing Virtues and Happily Ever After starts right here and Now: residing the Beatitudes Today.

PRAISE FOR THE ebook:

"In The Unchanging God of Love, Dodds fearlessly asserts that an unchanging God can certainly be a God of affection, and that any contradiction of this can be rooted in misrepresentation of Aquinas' actual theology. Writing in a prose inviting and readable even for non-theologian forms, Dodds deals a decent account of the way this theology applies to either God and earthly creatures." ― Maura Beth Pagano, Seattle college Magazine

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Church and Society in Catholic Europe of the Eighteenth by William J. Callahan, David Higgs

By William J. Callahan, David Higgs

Of the good ecu associations of the outdated Regime, the Catholic Church by myself survived into the trendy global. The Church that emerged from the interval of innovative upheaval, which started in 1789, and from the lengthy technique of monetary and social transformation attribute of the 19th century, used to be very varied from the good baroque Church that constructed following the Counter-Reformation. those experiences of the Church in France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germane, Austria, Hungary and Poland at the eve of an period of innovative switch check the nonetheless intimate courting among faith and society in the conventional ecu social order of the eighteenth century. The essays emphasize social functionality instead of theological controversy, and look at concerns equivalent to the recruitment and function of the clergy, where of the Church in schooling and terrible relief', the significance of renowned faith, and the evangelization of a mostly illiterate inhabitants via the non secular orders.

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Christian Philosophy A-Z (Philosophy A-Z) by Randal Rauser, Daniel Hill

By Randal Rauser, Daniel Hill

A convenient consultant to the most important figures and concerns in Christian philosophy from Augustine to the present.This quantity covers a huge old sweep and takes under consideration these non-Christian philosophers that experience had a good impression at the Christian culture. besides the fact that, it concentrates at the concerns that perplex Christian philosophers as they search to imagine via their religion in a philosophical method and their philosophical ideals within the gentle in their religion. Examples of the subjects mentioned are the query of no matter if and the way God understands the longer term, even if we really comprehend that God exists, and what Athens has to do with Jerusalem. The leaders of the hot revival of Christian analytic philosophy, specially Alvin Plantinga, Nicholas Wolterstorff, William Alston, and Robert Adams also are integrated.

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The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas

By Lloyd C. Douglas

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's gown as a playing prize. He then units forth on a quest to discover the reality concerning the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and middle of Christianity and is determined opposed to the vividly limned heritage of historical Rome. here's a undying tale of experience, religion, and romance, a story of religious longing and supreme redemption.

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