Pannenberg by Kent Eilers 76. I'm a regular contributor to sites like The Gospel Coalition, Christ and Pop Culture, The Local Church, Mere Orthodoxy, and Christianity Today. If the doctrine of the atonement is indeed the church's act of worship, as the editor suggests, then this Companion is a living and lively sacrifice of praise, what the King James Version calls a 'reasonable service' Rom 12:1. Augustine by David Meconi 26. She further explains that these men do not protect their bodily boundaries nor do they embody corporeal control, two interrelated male gender norms.
Exemplarism by Adam Kotsko 44. Luke and Acts by Howard Marshall 67. Luke, however, not only refigures the so-called prerogative of male power, but he refigures the parameters of power itself. Supra and Infra Lapsarianism by Edwin Van Driel 96. Author by : Colin E.
Â Its historical range begins with the early church, extends through the Reformation, and concludes with a discussion of issues facing contemporary liturgical reform. In a familiar Counterpoints format, this book explores the question of the extent of Christ's atonement, going beyond simple Reformed vs. Contrary to interpretations of Barth that suggest he held a view of eternity as abstracted from time and history, this comprehensive study suggests that he provides a more complex and fruitful understanding. God's Reconciling Work: Atonement in the Old Testament, Stephen B. Grotius, Hugo by Gert Van den Brink 50. Reconciliation by Tom Bennett 84. Luther, Martin by Robert Kolb 68.
The genres ascribed to groups of texts within the Scrolls- including exegesis and interpretation, poetry and hymns, and liturgical texts - are then examined, with due attention given to both past and present scholarship. This book offers an introduction to the doctrine of the atonement focused on the unity and diversity of the work of Christ. First, Fred Sanders on Trinity and anything is always going to be a good time. Adam Johnson has outdone himself by producing what is truly an absolutely necessary book for anyone studying the Atonement. Kant by Nathan Jacobs 62. Peter Abelard by Adam Johnson 21.
Religious Pluralism by Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen 86. The central argument of the book suggests an analogia trinitaria temporis, a basic analogy between the eternal being of God and God's creating and activity within time. Creeds by Ash Cocksworth 37. Petrine Epistles by David Nienhius 80. This scholarly effort thus portrays in various ways the importance of the Psalms for their reviving interpretation and application in the liturgy. This book presents one creative and profound approach to this perennial theme by examining the theology of Karl Barth. This book offers an introduction to the doctrine of the atonement focused on the unity and diversity of the work of Christ.
Each chapter also summarises some of the popular constructive responses to these developments. Feminist Re-Readings of the Cross-Event, Arnfriour Guomundsdottir University of Iceland, Iceland 19. Lombard, Peter by Gill Evans 66. What are the problems and opportunities that it presents to those who use it? Duns Scotus by Tom Ward 92. Johnson reorients current patterns of thought concerning Christ's work by giving the reader a unifying vision of the immensely rich and diverse doctrine of the atonement, offering a sampling of its treasures, and cultivating the desire to further understand and apply these riches to everyday life. Essays on key theologians eschew reductionism, striving to bring out the nuances and breadth of the contribution.
Johnson has admirably achieved that with this volume. The book is comprised of 18 major essays, and an A-Z section containing shorter dictionary-length entries on a much broader range of topics. Initially the result of both unwillingness to submit to the State's interference in Christian life and a dissatisfaction with the progress of reform in the English Church, Nonconformity has been primarily motivated by theological concern, ecclesial polity, devotion and the nurture of godliness among the members of the church. The book is comprised of 18 major essays, and an A-Z section containing shorter dictionary-length entries on a much broader range of topics. Johnson has done everyone involved in the conversation around atonement a magnificent service. Irenaeus by John Behr 59. Luke, however, not only refigures the so-called prerogative of male power, but he refigures the parameters of power itself.
In a familiar Counterpoints format, this book explores the question of the extent of Christ's atonement, going beyond simple Reformed vs. As for criticisms, they more have to do with material disagreements with particular authors than with the quality of work in any given essay. Indeed, Zechariah loses his ability to speak, the Ethiopian eunuch is castrated, Paul loses his ability to see, and Jesus is put to death on the cross. The Companion is unique in that every essay seeks to both appropriate and stimulate the church's understanding of the manifold nature of Christ's death and resurrection. Prayer by Ash Cocksworth 82. . The result is a combination of in-depth analysis and breadth of scope, making this a benchmark work for further studies in the doctrine.
Most edited volumes on this doctrine focus on one aspect of the work of Christ for example, Girard, Feminist thought, Penal Substitution or divine violence. It offers a grand unifying vision of Christ's manifold work. I enjoyed many others, but these stood out. Gospel of John by Edward Klink 50. Pastoral Ministry by Andrew Root 77. And this is exactly what makes edited by Adam Johnson such a valuable resource. The Companion is unique in that every essay seeks to both appropriate and stimulate the church's understanding of the manifold nature of Christ's death and resurrection.
Bultmann by David Congdon 32. Political Theology by Peter Leithart 81. I am a theologian who focuses on the doctrine of the atonement, exploring the many ways in which the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ effect the reconciliation of all things to God. Major Prophets by Mark Gignilliat 69. Adam Johnson has outdone himself by producing what is truly an absolutely necessary book for anyone studying the Atonement.