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First Theology

Kevin J Vanhoozer

First Theology

Kevin J Vanhoozer

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An excellent book for students, pastors and teachers who have an interest in the nature of God, the nature of Scripture, the nature of theology, the nature of hermeneutics and how they are all necessarily interrelated to the glory of God. From IVP.

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About "First Theology"

An excellent book for students, pastors and teachers who have an interest in the nature of God, the nature of Scripture, the nature of theology, the nature of hermeneutics and how they are all necessarily interrelated to the glory of God. From IVP.
- Koorong

In this text, Vanhoozer explores various dimensions of doing first theology and illuminates not only how we talk about God but how we can begin with the Word of God and act on the basis of that Word.
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Kevin J Vanhoozer

Kevin J. Vanhoozer (Ph.D., Cambridge University) is Research Professor of Systematic Theology at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, from 1990-1998 was senior lecturer in theology and religious studies at New College, University of Edinburgh, in Edinburgh, Scotland.

He has written Biblical Narrative in the Philosophy of Paul Ricoeur (Cambridge University Press), Is There a Meaning in This Text? (Zondervan), The Drama of Doctrine: A Canonical-Linguistic Approach to Christian Theology (Westminster John Knox). He is the editor of the Cambridge Companion to Postmodern Theology (Cambridge University Press), The Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible (Baker).

His most recent publications are First Theology: God, Scripture and Hermeneutics (Intervarsity Press), Remythologizing Theology: Divine Action, Passion, and Authorship. (Cambridge University Press) and Jeremiah (Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible).

Koorong - Editorial Review.

Table Of Contents

  • 1. "first Theology": Meditations In A Postmodern Toolshed Part One: God 2. Does The Trinity Belong In A Theology Of Religions? On Angling In The Rubicon 3. The Love Of God: Its Place, Meaning And Function In Systematic Theology 4. Effectual Call Or Causal Effect? Summons, Sovereignty And Supervenient Grace Part Two: Scripture 5. God's Might Speech Acts 6. From Speech Acts To Scripture Acts: The Covenant Of Discourse & The Discourse Of The Covenant Part Three: Hermeneutics 7. The Spirit Of Understanding 8. The Reader At The Well: Responding To John 4 9. The Hermeneutics Of I-witness Testimony: John 21:20-24 And The Death Of The Author 10. Body-piercing, The Natural Sense, And The Task Of Theological Interpretation: A Hermeneutical Homily On John 19:34 11. The World Well-staged? God, Scripture, And Cultural Hermeneutics 12. The Trials Of Truth: Mission, Martyrdom, And The Epistemology Of The Cross

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Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 179382
  • Product Code 0851112676
  • EAN 9780851112671
  • Pages 350
  • Department Academic
  • Category Scripture
  • Sub-Category Hermeneutics
  • Publisher Intervarsity Press Uk
  • Publication Date Jul 2002
  • Sales Rank #27894
  • Dimensions 234 x 154 x 30 mm
  • Weight 0.581kg

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