How to Think Theologically

How to Think Theologically
  • Author : Howard W. Stone,James O. Duke
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 March 2013
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For over fifteen years, How to Think Theologically has served as the ideal primer on the work of theology for students at all levels of study. Stone and Duke contend that theology is not an optional, esoteric discipline, but one that every Christian person is called to do, and thus they welcome everyone to the essential, vibrant work of making religious sense of concrete life situations. The third edition of this popular book retains all of the lucid and lively

How to Think Theologically

How to Think Theologically
  • Author : Howard W. Stone,James O. Duke
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 14 August 2022
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A second edition of a 1996 volume has been fully updated and expanded with new resources, examples, vignettes, diagnostic exercises and case studies; addresses the how and why of theological sources, moves and methods; and guides readers into the authors' own theological roots and then into major theological topics through real-life case studies. Original.

Thinking Theologically

Thinking Theologically
  • Author : Eric D. Barreto
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 January 2015
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We are constantly engaged in processing data and sensory inputs all around us, even when we are not conscious of the many neural pathways our minds are traveling. So taking a step back to ponder the dimensions and practices of a particular way of thinking is a challenge. Even more important, however, is cultivating the habits of mind necessary in a life of ministry. This book, therefore, will grapple with the particular ways that the theological disciplines invite students to

A Little Book for New Theologians

A Little Book for New Theologians
  • Author : Kelly M. Kapic
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 05 July 2012
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In this quick and vibrant little book, Kelly Kapic presents the nature, method and manners of theological study for newcomers to the field. He emphasizes that theology is more than a school of thought about God, but an endeavor that affects who we are. "Theology is about life," writes Kapic. "It is not a conversation our souls can afford to avoid."

Everyday Theology (Cultural Exegesis)

Everyday Theology (Cultural Exegesis)
  • Author : Kevin J. Vanhoozer,Charles A. Anderson,Michael J. Sleasman
  • Publisher : Baker Academic
  • Release : 01 March 2007
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Everyday theology is the reflective and practical task of living each day as faithful disciples of Jesus Christ. In other words, theology is not just for Sundays, and it's not just for professional theologians. Everyday Theology teaches all Christians how to get the theological lay of the land. It enables them to become more conscious of the culture they inhabit every day so that they can understand how it affects them and how they can affect it. If theology is

Faith Seeking Understanding

Faith Seeking Understanding
  • Author : Daniel L. Migliore
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release : 14 June 2004
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Daniel Migliore's Faith Seeking Understanding has been a standard introduction to Christian theology for more than a decade. The book's presentation of traditional doctrine in freshly contemporary ways, its concern to hear and critically engage new voices in theology, and its creative and accessible style have kept it one of the most stimulating, balanced, and readable guides to theology available. This second edition of Faith Seeking Understanding features improvements from cover to cover. Besides updating and expanding the entire text

Thinking about God

Thinking about God
  • Author : Dorothee Soelle
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 05 August 2016
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Developing out of a series of public lectures given to a large audience of non-theologians, this is one of the most attractive introductions to theology which has appeared so far. Perhaps, as Dorothee Soelle points out, in fact, "introduction" is not the right word, for this is above all an invitation to share her enthusiasm for theology, her delight in the beauty and the power of religious and theological language and the themes it expresses. The book covers all the

Lit!

Lit!
  • Author : Tony Reinke
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release : 09 September 2011
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I love to read. I hate to read. I don’t have time to read. I only read Christian books. I’m not good at reading. There’s too much to read. Chances are, you’ve thought or said one of these exact phrases before because reading is important and in many ways unavoidable. Learn how to better read, what to read, when to read, and why you should read with this helpful guide from accomplished reader Tony Reinke. Offered

Divine Teaching

Divine Teaching
  • Author : Mark A. McIntosh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 05 September 2017
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This innovative work is an introduction to Christian theology with a difference. Not only does it interpret, with clarity and energy, fundamental Christian beliefs but it also shows how and why these beliefs arose, promoting an understanding of theological reflection that encourages readers to think theologically themselves. From Irenaeus and Aquinas to Girard, from Augustine to Zizioulas and contemporary feminist thought, Divine Teaching explores the ways in which major thinkers in the Christian tradition have shaped theology through the wide

Practicing Christian Doctrine

Practicing Christian Doctrine
  • Author : Beth Felker Jones
  • Publisher : Baker Academic
  • Release : 15 April 2014
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This introductory theology text explains key concepts in Christian doctrine and shows that doctrine is integrally linked to the practical realities of Christian life. In order to grow into more faithful practitioners of Christianity, we need to engage in the practice of learning doctrine and understanding how it shapes faithful lives. Beth Felker Jones helps students articulate basic Christian doctrines, think theologically so they can act Christianly in a diverse world, and connect Christian thought to their everyday life of

Reading Theologically

Reading Theologically
  • Author : Eric D. Barreto
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 July 2014
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Reading Theologically brings together eight seminary educators from various backgrounds to explore reading in a seminary context—reading theologically. Reading theologically is not just about academic skill building but about the formation of a ministerial leader who can engage scholarship critically, interpret Scripture and tradition faithfully, welcome different perspectives, and help lead others to do the same. This volume emphasizes the vital skills, habits, practices, and values involved in reading theologically and is a vital resource for students beginning the

A Guide to Theological Reflection

A Guide to Theological Reflection
  • Author : Jim Wilson,Earl Waggoner
  • Publisher : Zondervan Academic
  • Release : 04 February 2020
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Feedback and evaluation, both of oneself and by others, are the lifeblood of a successful ministry experience. In A Guide to Theological Reflection, experienced practical ministry professors Jim Wilson and Earl Waggoner introduce the processes and tools of theological reflection for ministry. Effective evaluation includes critique and potential course correction for the honest and willing minister, as well as positive affirmation of how one's desires influence good ministry decisions. A Guide to Theological Reflection introduces tools by which a minister

How to Do Comparative Theology

How to Do Comparative Theology
  • Author : Francis X. Clooney,Klaus von Stosch
  • Publisher : Fordham Univ Press
  • Release : 12 December 2017
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For a generation and more, the contribution of Christian theology to interreligious understanding has been a subject of debate. Some think of theological perspectives are of themselves inherently too narrow to support interreligious learning, and argue for an approach that is neutral or, on a more popular level, grounded simply open-minded direct experience. In response, comparative theology argues that theology, as faith seeking understanding, offers a vital perspective and a way of advancing interreligious dialogue, aided rather than hindered by

A Brief Theology of Sport

A Brief Theology of Sport
  • Author : Harvey Lincoln
  • Publisher : SCM Press
  • Release : 21 April 2015
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Sport is extremely popular. This ground-breaking book explains why. It shows that sport has everything to do with our deepest identity. It is where we resonate with the most-basic nature of reality. A Brief Theology of Sport sweeps across the fields of church history, philosophy and Christian doctrine, drawing the reader into a creative vision of sport.