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Personal identity in theological perspective

Author: Richard Lints; Michael Scott Horton; Mark R Talbot
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The turbulence and confusion of contemporary life should motivate us to ask the big questions of life anew and to reexamine the disastrous naturalism of the twentieth century. This volume gathers well-known thinkers from a breadth of confessional Christian traditions who share a passionate interest in better understanding the nature of persons. The contributors to "Personal Identity in Theological Perspective aim to  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lints; Michael Scott Horton; Mark R Talbot
ISBN: 0802828930 9780802828934
OCLC Number: 62282025
Description: vi, 226 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Theological anthropology in context / Richard Lints --
Biblical humanism : the patristic convictions / Robert Louis Wilken --
Homo theologicus : aspects of a Lutheran doctrine of man / William C. Weinrich --
Post-Reformation Reformed anthropology / Michael Horton --
The social God and the relational self : toward a theology of the Imago Dei in the Postmodern context / Stanley J. Grenz --
Nonreductive physicalism : philosophical challenges / Nancey Murphy --
Anthropology, sexuality, and sexual ethics : the challenge of psychology / Stanton L. Jones and Mark A. Yarhouse --
Personal bodies : a theological anthropological proposal / David H. Kelsey --
Learning from the ruined image : moral anthropology after the fall / Mark R. Talbot --
Image and office : human personhood and the covenant / Michael Horton --
Imaging and idolatry : the sociality of personhood in the canon / Richard Lints.
Responsibility: edited by Richard Lints, Michael S. Horton & Mark R. Talbot.
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J. P. Moreland -- Tallbot School of Theology, Biola University "Facts about human persons have proven to be recalcitrant for postmodern and naturalist worldviews, as Christians would suspect. An Read more...

 
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