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Torrance, Thomas F. (Thomas Forsyth), 1913-2007.
London, New York [etc.] Oxford U.P., 1969
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas F Torrance
|Notes:||"Based on the Hewett lectures for 1959."|
|Description:||xx, 368 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||[ch1] The knowledge of God; Some introductory questions; Its actuality, objectivity, and possibility --
[ch2] The interaction of theology with scientific development; Change in the doctrine of God; The distinction between grace and nature; Scientific objectivity; The place of the human subject in knowledge --
[ch3] The nature of scientific activity; General and special science; Theology and general scientific method; The scientific requirements of theology --
[ch4] The nature of truth; The truth of God; The truthfulness of theological statements --
[ch5] Problems of logic; The logic of God; The logic of man --
[ch6] Theological science among the special sciences; Similarities and differences between theology and the other sciences; The relevance of historical science; Theology as dogmatic science.
|Responsibility:||[by] Thomas F. Torrance.|
Table of Contents:
The knowledge of God -- The interaction of theology with scientific development -- The nature of scientific activity -- The nature of truth -- Problems of logic -- Theological science among the special sciences.