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Theodicy And Eschatology (ATF Task of Theology Series) (ATF Task of Theology Series) [Paperback]

By Bruce Barber (Editor) & David Neville (Editor)
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This is the next book in the Task of Theology Today series. It examines the issues of evil and the end of time (theodicy and eschatology). This is done from various perspectives, including biblical (both Old and New Testament), scientific, philosophical, theological, and historical (within the patrsitics -- from the perspective of the early church Fathers). By means of eschatology, Christian faith offers to a broken world a recovery from evil. The heart of the Christian faith is the mediating eschatology of the incarnation. Eschatology functions as messianic promise for the world, not above the world. The difference between apocalyptic and eschatology is that the former offers a determinate content to particular messianic promises. Apocalyptic thus functions as a horizon, in contrast to eschatology, which is not in itself a horizon but is always the instrument of disruption for discerning a horizon. Contributors include Bob Russell, Mark O Brien, OP, Christiaan Mostert, David Neville, Dorothy Lee.



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Pages   212
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.75" Width: 5.75" Height: 8"
Weight:   0.7 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Sep 15, 2005
Publisher   ATF Press
ISBN  1920691227  
ISBN13  9781920691226  


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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Bruce Barber is an internationally known artist, writer and curator. His interdisciplinary studio work has been included in the Paris Biennale, the Sydney Biennial and many exhibitions in Canada and abroad. Barber is the editor of Essays on [Performance] and Cultural Politicization (1983); co-editor, with Serge Guilbaut and John O'Brian, of Voices of Fire: Art Rage, Power, and the State (Toronto, 1996) and editor of Conceptual Art: the NSCAD Connection 1967-1973 (Halifax, 1992).

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A strongly recommended read for clergy and lay students of Christian theological studies  Mar 15, 2006
Co-edited by Bruce Barber and David Neville, Theodicy And Eschatology is the outstanding result of a conference that addressed two of Christianity's most important modern issues: "Theodicy" which is the belief in a just God in the face of evil and suffering and "God's Eschatology" which is the belief in fulfillment of Jesus' saving mission, experienced as God's healing of humanity afflicted by suffering and evil. Including contributions from eight theologically astute and highly respected individuals, Theodicy And Eschatology is a strongly recommended read for clergy and lay students of Christian theological studies.
 
An anthology of essays by a variety of authors celebrating the 65th birthday of Robert Banks  Aug 14, 2005
The Bible and the Business of Life is an anthology of essays by a variety of authors celebrating the 65th birthday of Robert Banks, and honor his retirement as Director of Macquarie Christian Studies Institute at Macquarie University. Grouped into three categories of exegesis, ecclesiology, and everyday life, the essays include "'Hallowed Be Your Name' (Matt 6:9): Reflections on the First Petition of the Lord's Prayer", "All Are Called: The Universal Vocation of the People of God", "Domestic Spirituality: Jonathan Edwards on Love, Marriage and Family Life" and many more. Scholarly in their evaluation of sometimes complex canonical, theological, and spiritual topics, The Bible and the Business of Life is a welcome and timely contribution to Christian studies shelves due to its scrutiny being grounded in the perspective of the twenty-first century yet willing to learn from the wisdom of history.
 

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