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What Does a Progressive Christian Believe? : A Guide for the Searching, the Open, and the Curious - Delwin Brown

What Does a Progressive Christian Believe?

A Guide for the Searching, the Open, and the Curious

Paperback Published: 1st February 2008
ISBN: 9781596270848
Number Of Pages: 124

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This book came into being about two o'clock in the morning on the day after the 2004 presidential election. It arose out of the stunned realization that the historic tradition of progressive Christian thought and action had virtually disappeared from our public discourse.Progressive Christianity, writes theology professor Delwin Brown, is a family of perspectives that is united in opposing right-wing religion but also desires to go beyond "liberal" and "conservative" labels.Kindle edition available

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Prefacep. xi
What Progressive Christianity Is Notp. 1
Bible: Negotiating the Heritagep. 15
Christ: Overturning the Categoriesp. 29
God: Exploring the Depthp. 43
Humanity: Continuing the Creationp. 57
Sin: Failing and Hidingp. 69
Salvation: Seeking and Findingp. 83
Church: Serving and Being Servedp. 95
Epilogue: Rightly Mixing Religion with Politicsp. 111
Notesp. 123
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ISBN: 9781596270848
ISBN-10: 1596270845
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 124
Published: 1st February 2008
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 15.11  x 0.91
Weight (kg): 0.21