A Liberal Theology for the Twenty-First Century: A Passion by Michael J. Langford PDF

By Michael J. Langford

ISBN-10: 0754605035

ISBN-13: 9780754605034

ISBN-10: 0754605043

ISBN-13: 9780754605041

Liberal theology, in its regular shape, represents the try and procedure faith from a rational viewpoint with no denying or belittling the significance of spiritual event and non secular dedication. types of liberal theology are available in the entire nice religions. This e-book is essentially considering a Christian culture that is going again to the second one century and reached a excessive element within the 17th. this custom contains a approach to inquiry which, while re-evaluated within the mild of contemporary discussions at the nature of rationality and utilized to modern concerns, finds that there are types of materialism, monism and theism which could accord with rationality. whereas liberal theology can't reveal the reality of theism, it could actually current it not just as one of many rational techniques, yet as an choice that has uniquely beautiful features, and while the liberal culture is taken at its top, it will probably aid a model of Christianity which maintains to consult God as a transcendent 'reality', and that could proceed to aid recognizable doctrines of incarnation, redemption and Trinity. The liberal theology brought and complex during this e-book may be contrasted with many fresh 'radical theologies', and will be known as 'liberal orthodoxy'. scholars of philosophy, theology and spiritual reports, in addition to clergy and lay readers, will locate this an available perception into liberal theology and to present debates on materialism, atheism and inter-faith dialogue.

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