Item description for The Providence of God: Christian Integrity in a Multicultural World (Contours of Christian Theology) by Paul Helm...
Overview Providence is the point at which theologians and the broader Christian community find their most intense conversations. Questions about God's activity in the world today, his guidance of believers, human freedom versus divine will, the place of prayer in the workings of his will, his responsibility for evil-all of these are related to his providence. How we think about these issues is deeply related to our understanding of God and of hwo we should serve and worship him.
Publishers Description In this concise and accessible introduction, Paul Helm outlines for students and interested readers the doctrine of divine providence. Unlike many doctrinal treatments, his approach is not historically oriented. Instead Helm focuses on the underlying metaphysical and moral aspects of God's providence, paying particular attention to the ideas of divine control, providence and evil, and the role of prayer in relationship to providence.
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Studio: IVP Academic
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.96" Width: 6.01" Height: 0.79" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Mar 25, 1994
Publisher IVP-InterVarsity Press
Series Contours of Christian Theology
ISBN 0830815333 ISBN13 9780830815333
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More About Paul Helm
Paul Helm is Professor of the History and Philosophy of Religion at King's College, London.
Paul Helm has an academic affiliation as follows - Regent College, Vancouver King's College London King's College London.