The Future of Christian Theology

The Future of Christian Theology The Future of Christian Theology represents a personal manifesto from one of the world s leading theologians exploring the ways Christian theology in the twenty first century has been and can now co

  • Title: The Future of Christian Theology
  • Author: David F. Ford
  • ISBN: 9781405142724
  • Page: 446
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Future of Christian Theology represents a personal manifesto from one of the world s leading theologians, exploring the ways Christian theology in the twenty first century has been, and can now continue to be, both creative and wise Represents an outstanding and engaging account of the task of theology today Offers an insightful description of what makes for discerninThe Future of Christian Theology represents a personal manifesto from one of the world s leading theologians, exploring the ways Christian theology in the twenty first century has been, and can now continue to be, both creative and wise Represents an outstanding and engaging account of the task of theology today Offers an insightful description of what makes for discerning and creative theology Written from the perspective of decades of experience, and in close dialogue with theologians of other faiths Features a strong interfaith and public theology dimension, and a contemporary portrait of the field from the inside A hopeful and illuminating search for wisdom and understanding in the increasingly complex religious and secular world of the twenty first century.

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    About “David F. Ford

    • David F. Ford

      David Frank Ford born 23 January 1948, Dublin is an academic and public theologian He has been the Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Cambridge since 1991 His research interests include political theology, ecumenical theology, Christian theologians and theologies, theology and poetry, the shaping of universities and of the field of theology and religious studies within universities, hermeneutics, and inter faith theology and relations He is the founding director of the Cambridge Inter Faith Programme and a co founder of the Society for Scriptural Reasoning.

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    • An energetic, joyful call for a 21st theology that is "creative and wise." Ford has edited a massive survey work of modern theology, and is himself a major force in the British theological/religious studies scene, so he has a good background to try and mark out the outline of a 21st century theology. Ford calls for a theology which is scripturally centered; marked by receptive retrieval; engagement with God, community, and the world in primarily dramatic (as opposed to epic or lyric) terms; deep [...]


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