Covering the major topics currently studied in schools, seminaries and universities, this work addresses questions concerning the nature of religious faith, the attitudes of the various religions towards religious texts and the changes that have taken place in religion.
Part 1 The nature of religion: religion as myth; as meaning; as revelation. Part 2 The Bible's Theologians: Old Testament surprises; getting behind the Gospels; the Bible as revelation. Part 3 A changing Church: the encounter with paganism; the medieval achievement; reformation continuities. Part 4 The continuing task: reason and belief; conflict in method; theological argument.
Series: Invitation Series
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 2nd November 1989
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.7 x 14.0
Weight (kg): 0.27