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Theology in hymns? : a study of the relationship of doxology and theology according to A collection of hymns for the use of the people called Methodists (1780)

Author: Teresa Berger
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Kingswood Books, ©1995.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Berger, Teresa.
Theology in hymns?
Nashville, Tenn. : Kingswood Books, ©1995
(OCoLC)603967752
Online version:
Berger, Teresa.
Theology in hymns?
Nashville, Tenn. : Kingswood Books, ©1995
(OCoLC)609236295
Named Person: John Wesley; Charles Wesley; Charles Wesley
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Teresa Berger
ISBN: 0687002818 9780687002818
OCLC Number: 32665180
Description: 221 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Translator's Note --
Foreword --
Part 1-Chapter 1-Definition of the Theme --
A. The Concept of "Doxology" --
"Theology in Hymns?" --
Liturgical and Ecumenical Perspectives --
The Constitutive Multilingual Nature of Faith --
B. The Development and Goal of Study --
Chapter 2: Doxology and Theology: The Recent Discussion --
A. roman Catholic Liturgiology: ut legem credenda lex statuat supplicandi --
B. Protestant Systematic Theology: The Linguistic Differences Between Dogmatic and the Language of Faith --
C. The Orthodox Tradition: Liturgy as Theology and Theology as Doxology --
D. The Ecumenical Discussion: Communion in doxology as the Source and High Point of Church Unity --
E. Summary. Part 2 --
Chapter 3: Theology in Hymns? A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the People Called Methodists --
3A-Introduction --
The Historical, Theological, and Spiritual Context of A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the People Called Methodists --
The Author of Methodist Hymnody: Charles Wesley --
A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the People Called Methodists: A Hymnbook as a "Methodist Manifesto" --
A Prelude to A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the People Called Methodists: 'O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing' --
Excursus: The Current State of Research --
B:Characteristics of Wesleyan Hymnody --
Hymns or Poems? --
The Literary Context --
The Scriptural Roots --
The Influence of Tradition --
C: The Interpretation of Individual Theological Themes --
The Soteriological Emphasis --
The Experience of Salvation and the Understanding of Revelation --
The Experience of Salvation as Realized Eschatology? --
D. Conclusion. Part 3-Chapter 4: The Essence of doxological Speech and Its Relationship to Theological Reflection --
Characteristics of Doxological Speech --
Criteria for Legitimacy --
Tests of Authenticity --
"Audemus dicere " Doxological Speech and Theological Reflection --
Notes --
Bibliography.
Other Titles: Theologie in Hymnen?
Responsibility: Teresa Berger ; translated by Timothy E. Kimbrough.
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