By Oliver D. Crisp,Fred Sanders
Throughout the final century theologians gave nice recognition to the doctrine of the Trinity, and succeeded in restoring it to a vital position in Christian inspiration. yet as they highlighted the newness of the progressive new trinitarianism, a couple of generalizations and simplifications crept into the dialogue: a distinction among a intended “Eastern” view as opposed to a “Western” view; a social and perichoretic origin for divine harmony; and substantial scapegoating of significant old figures, in particular between early Latin theologians.
What is required this day is a re-examination of the twentieth-century trinitarian revolution in mild of extra cautious old retrievals of significant thinkers from the vintage culture, in gentle of fascinating advancements in analytic theology, and in mild of extra nuanced conversations between representatives from among varied Christian traditions.
The moment annual l. a. Theology convention sought to make optimistic growth within the doctrine of the Trinity via highlighting the counter-revolutionary traits within the most up-to-date trinitarian concept, and aligning the trinitarian revival with the continued activity of retrieving the classical doctrine of the Trinity.
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Advancing Trinitarian Theology: Explorations in Constructive Dogmatics (Los Angeles Theology Conference Series) by Oliver D. Crisp,Fred Sanders