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By Philip Kennedy

ISBN-10: 1845110099

ISBN-13: 9781845110093

ISBN-10: 1845110102

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Philip Kennedy the following deals the 1st e-book that any scholar - without or with non secular convictions - can profitably use to get quick to grips with the necessities of the Christian faith: its background and its key thinkers, its successes and its mess ups. such a lot present undergraduate textbooks of theology start from basically conventional positions at the Bible, doctrine, authority, interpretation, and God. What makes Philip Kennedy's booklet either singularly very important and uniquely diversified is that it has a totally new starting-point. the writer contends that conventional Christian theology needs to widely overhaul a lot of its theses due to a mess of contemporary social, ancient and highbrow revolutions. delivering a grand ancient sweep of the genesis of the trendy age, and writing with panache and a magisterial take hold of of the correct debates, conflicts and controversies, a latest advent to Theology strikes a drained and more and more incoherent self-discipline in really clean and interesting instructions, and should be welcomed by way of scholars and readers of the subject.

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