By Robert W. Jenson

A Theology in define: Can those Bones Live? started with an undergraduate path taught through Robert W. Jenson at Princeton college within the spring of 2008. in line with a sequence of twenty-three path lectures, it deals a concise and obtainable assessment of Christian theology whereas maintaining the ambience of Jenson's school room. a lot as does Jenson's Systematic Theology, A Theology in Outline treats a regular series of doctrines in Christian theology--God, Trinity, construction, humanity, sin, salvation, church, between others. even if, its organizing precept and leitmotiv are much less conventional. Reflecting his contemporary curiosity in theological interpretation of scripture, Jenson frames the total of Christian theology as a reaction to the query posed to the prophet Ezekiel: "Son of guy, can those bones live?" For Jenson, to invite this query is to invite no matter if Christian theology itself is a pile of useless bones. Can the tale that God lives along with his humans learn this day? From first to final the chapters of this ebook continue lower than the impelling strain of this query. They hence include a unmarried series of illustrative conversations for the aim of introducing novices to Christian theology.

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