Pocket Dictionary of Theological Terms (Ivp Pocket Reference Series)
Beginning to study theology is like stepping into a conversation that has been going on for two thousand years. How do you take part in this conversation--or even make sense of it--if you don't understand the vocabulary or know the...
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Beginning to study theology is like stepping into a conversation that has been going on for two thousand years. How do you take part in this conversation--or even make sense of it--if you don't understand the vocabulary or know the contributions made by other participants? The Pocket Dictionary of Theological Terms is the perfect companion to your theological studies. Among its three hundred-plus definitions are
English terms, from accomodation to wrath of God
foreign terms, from a posteriori to via media
theological movements and traditions, from the Alexandrian School to Wesleyanism
theologians, from Anselm of Canterbury to Ulrich Zwingli
Here is an affordable and easily accessible resource for your theological readings, lectures and writing assignments. It's a must-have for every beginning theological student!
Stanley J. Grenz (1950-2005) received his D.Theol. at the University of Munich, where completed his dissertation under the supervision of Wolfhart Pannenberg. Grenz worked within the local church context as a youth director, assistant pastor and pastor, in addition he preached and lectured in numerous churches, colleges, universities and seminaries in North America, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. From 1990 until his unexpected death, Grenz held the position of Pioneer McDonald Professor of Baptist Heritage, Theology and Ethics at Carey Theological College and at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. Grenz wrote or co-authored twenty-five books, the most recent of which is Rediscovering the Triune God: The Trinity in Contemporary Theology (2004). His other books include The Social God and the Relational Self: A Trinitarian Theology of the Imago Dei (Westminster John Knox), Beyond Foundationalism: Shaping Theology in a Postmodern Context(with John R. Franke; Westminster John Knox), The Moral Quest: Foundations of Christian Ethics (IVP), A Primer on Postmodernism (Eerdmans), Women in the Church: A Biblical Theology of Women in Ministry (with Denise Muir Kjesbo; IVP), Revisioning Evangelical Theology: A Fresh Agenda for the 21st Century (IVP), and The Millennial Maze: Sorting Out Evangelical Options (IVP).
David Guretzki (Ph.D., McGill U.) is Professor of Theology aDavid Guretzki (Ph.D., McGill U.) is Professor of Theology and serves as Dean at Briercrest Seminary in Caronport, Saskand serves as Dean at Briercrest Seminary in Caronport, Saskatchewan, Canada. His research specialities and interests inctchewan, Canada. His research specialities and interests include patristic and modern Trinitarian theology, the theologylude patristic and modern Trinitarian theology, the theology of Karl Barth, the filioque debate, and the theology of for of Karl Barth, the filioque debate, and the theology of forC
Nordling is a doctoral student at King's College.
- Beginning To Study Theology Is Like Stepping Into A Conversation That Has Been Going On For Two Thousand Years. How Do You Take Part In This Conversation--or Even Make Sense Of It--if You Don't Understand The Vocabulary Or Know The Contributions Made By Other Participants? The <em>pocket Dictionary Of Theological Terms</em> Is The Perfect Companion To Your Theological Studies. Among Its Three Hundred-plus Definitions Are <ul> <li>english Terms, From <em>accomodation</em> To <em>wrath Of God</em></li> <li>foreign Terms, From <em>a Posteriori</em> To <em>via Media</em></li> <li>theological Movements And Traditions, From The Alexandrian School To Wesleyanism</li> <li>theologians, From Anselm Of Canterbury To Ulrich Zwingli</li> </ul> Here Is An Affordable And Easily Accessible Resource For Your Theological Readings, Lectures And Writing Assignments. It's A Must-have For Every Beginning Theological Student!
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