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By Philip Kennedy

Philip Kennedy right here deals the 1st booklet that any scholar - without or with spiritual convictions - can profitably use to get fast to grips with the necessities of the Christian faith: its historical past and its key thinkers, its successes and its disasters. so much present undergraduate textbooks of theology commence from primarily conventional positions at the Bible, doctrine, authority, interpretation, and God. What makes Philip Kennedy's publication either singularly vital and uniquely diverse is that it has a totally new starting-point. the writer contends that conventional Christian theology needs to greatly overhaul a lot of its theses due to a large number of recent social, old and highbrow revolutions. providing a grand ancient sweep of the genesis of the fashionable age, and writing with panache and a magisterial take hold of of the appropriate debates, conflicts and controversies, a contemporary creation to Theology strikes a drained and more and more incoherent self-discipline in really clean and fascinating instructions, and may be welcomed by way of scholars and readers of the subject.

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