All stores are open, see our trading hours
FREE SHIPPING FOR WEB ORDERS OVER $99
WISHLISTS
All stores are open, see our trading hours
eBook

Two Views on the Doctrine of the Trinity (Counterpoints Series)

eBook|Sep 2014
Product Rating: 0

$13.99

The doctrine of the Trinity stands front and center of the Christian faith and its articulation. After a sustained drought of trinitarian engagement, the doctrine of the Trinity has increasingly resurged to the forefront of Evangelical confession. The second half...


Available in other Formats
Paperback - $31.99

Instant download

Read using our free app on your tablet or mobile!

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You May Also Like

What is the Trinity? (#10 in Crucial Questions Series) Paperback
$3.99
$3.99
in stock
Australian Author
BSTT: Message of the Trinity Paperback
$24.99
$24.99
in stock
Paul and the Trinity: Persons, Relations and the Pauline Letters Paperback
$43.99
$43.99
in stock
Everything a Child Should Know About God (A Child Should Know Series) Hardback
$24.99
$24.99
in stock
The Trinity (Rose Guide Series) Pamphlet
The Trinity (Rose Guide Series)
Pamphlet
(2)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$5.99
$5.99
in stock
eBook
God the Trinity eBook
$29.31
$29.31
in stock


The doctrine of the Trinity stands front and center of the Christian faith and its articulation. After a sustained drought of trinitarian engagement, the doctrine of the Trinity has increasingly resurged to the forefront of Evangelical confession. The second half of the twentieth century, however, saw a different kind of trinitarian theology developing, giving way to what has commonly been referred to as the ?social Trinity.?




Social?or better, relational?trinitarianism has garnered a steady reaction from those holding to a classical doctrine of the Trinity, prompting a more careful and thorough re-reading of sources and bringing about not only a much more coherent view of early trinitarian development but also a strong critique of relational trinitarian offerings. Yet confusion remains. As Evangelicals get better at articulating the doctrine of the Trinity, and as the current and next generation of believers in various Christian traditions seek to be more trinitarian, the way forward for trinitarian theology has to choose between the relational and classical model, both being legitimate options.




In this volume, leading contributors?one evangelical and one mainline/catholic representing each view?establish their models and approaches to the doctrine of the Trinity, each highlighting the strengths of his view in order to argue how it best reflects the orthodox perspective. In order to facilitate a genuine debate and to make sure that the key issues are teased out, each contributor addresses the same questions regarding their trinitarian methodology, doctrine, and its implications.




Contributors include: Stephen R. Holmes; Paul D. Molnar; Thomas H. McCall; and Paul S. Fiddes.


-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 413689
  • Product Code 9780310498131
  • ISBN 0310498139
  • EAN 9780310498131
  • Department Academic
  • Category Theology
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Zondervan
  • Publication Date Sep 2014
  • Sales Rank 50896
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 0.95 MB (EPUB)

Stephen R Holmes (Ed)

Stephen R. Holmes (Ph.D. Kings College London) is a Baptist Minister and Lecturer in Theology at the University of St Andrews, Scotland. Presently he is working on a book on the theology of John Calvin, and a popular level book on the atonement, offering a cautious defence of penal substitution. He plans further work on the atonement, including conference papers, contributions to books, and a monograph, on the doctrine of God; this will begin with a monograph on the history of Trinitarian doctrine, but will focus on differing estimations of the relationship between Trinitarian and Christological dogma, and the perfections of God. Selected publications: God of Grace and God of Glory: An Account of the Theology of Jonathan Edwards(Edinburgh and Grand Rapids, MI: T&T Clark and Eerdmans, 2000); The Practice of Theology (with Colin Gunton and Murray Rae) (London: SCM Press, 2001); Listening to the Past: The Place of Tradition in Theology (Carlisle and Grand Rapids, MI: Paternoster Press and Baker Academic, 2002); The Use of the Bible in Pastoral Practice: A Reader (ed., with Paul Ballard) (DLT; 2005).

Paul D Molnar

Molnar is Professor of Systematic Theology, St. John's University, Jamaica, New York.

Paul S Fiddes (Ed)

Paul S. Fiddes is Professor of Systematic Theology at the University of Oxford in England.

Thomas McCall

Thomas H. McCall (Ph.D., Calvin Theological Seminary) is associate professor of biblical and systematic theology at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, Illinois, and coeditor of Philosophical and Theological Essays on the Trinity and author of Which Trinity? Whose Monotheism? Philosophical and Systematic Theologians on the Metaphysics of Trinitarian Theology
Koorong -Editorial Review.

  • <p>the Doctrine Of The Trinity Stands Front And Center Of The Christian Faith And Its Articulation. After A Sustained Drought Of Trinitarian Engagement, The Doctrine Of The Trinity Has Increasingly Resurged To The Forefront Of Evangelical Confession. The Second Half Of The Twentieth Century, However, Saw A Different Kind Of Trinitarian Theology Developing, Giving Way To What Has Commonly Been Referred To As The ?social Trinity.?</p> <p> </p> <p>social?or Better, Relational?trinitarianism Has Garnered A Steady Reaction From Those Holding To A Classical Doctrine Of The Trinity, Prompting A More Careful And Thorough Re-reading Of Sources And Bringing About Not Only A Much More Coherent View Of Early Trinitarian Development But Also A Strong Critique Of Relational Trinitarian Offerings. Yet Confusion Remains. As Evangelicals Get Better At Articulating The Doctrine Of The Trinity, And As The Current And Next Generation Of Believers In Various Christian Traditions Seek To Be More Trinitarian, The Way Forward For Trinitarian Theology Has To Choose Between The Relational And Classical Model, Both Being Legitimate Options.</p> <p> </p> <p>in This Volume, Leading Contributors?one Evangelical And One Mainline/catholic Representing Each View?establish Their Models And Approaches To The Doctrine Of The Trinity, Each Highlighting The Strengths Of His View In Order To Argue How It Best Reflects The Orthodox Perspective. In Order To Facilitate A Genuine Debate And To Make Sure That The Key Issues Are Teased Out, Each Contributor Addresses The Same Questions Regarding Their Trinitarian Methodology, Doctrine, And Its Implications.</p> <p> </p> <p>contributors Include: Stephen R. Holmes; Paul D. Molnar; Thomas H. Mccall; And Paul S. Fiddes.</p>
  • Introduction (sexton)
  • View One: The Social Doctrine Of The Trinity
  • Chapter 1: Social Trinity: Catholic/mainline Perspective
  • Response From Evangelical Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Catholic Classical Trinitarian
  • Response From Evangelical Classical Trinitarian
  • Chapter 2: Social Trinity: Evangelical Perspective
  • Response From Mainline Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Catholic Classical Trinitarian
  • Response From Evangelical Classical Trinitarian
  • View Two: The Classical Doctrine Of The Trinity
  • Chapter 3: Classical Trinity: Catholic/mainline Perspective
  • Response From Mainline Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Evangelical Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Evangelical Classical Trinitarian
  • Chapter 4: Classical Trinity: Evangelical Perspective
  • Response From Mainline Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Evangelical Social Trinitarian
  • Response From Catholic Classical Trinitarian
  • Conclusion (sexton)

Bestsellers in Theology

The Unseen Realm: Recovering the Supernatural Worldview of the Bible Hardback
$46.99
$46.99
in stock
Evangelism & the Sovereignty of God (New Format) Paperback
$17.99
$17.99
in stock
A Little Book For New Theologians Paperback
A Little Book For New Theologians
Paperback
(2)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$14.99
$14.99
in stock
The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God Pb Large Format
The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God
Pb Large Format
(2)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$14.99
$14.99
in stock
Chosen But Free: A Balanced View of God's Sovereignty and Free Will Paperback
$27.99
$27.99
in stock
In His Image: 10 Ways God Calls Us to Reflect His Character Paperback
$17.99
$17.99
in stock
None Like Him: 10 Ways God is Different From Us (And Why That's A Good Thing) Paperback
$17.99
$17.99
in stock