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Thinking the faith : Christian theology in a North American context

Author: Douglas John Hall
Publisher: Minneapolis : Augsburg, ©1989.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hall, Douglas John, 1928-
Thinking the faith.
Minneapolis : Augsburg, ©1989
(OCoLC)569833846
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas John Hall
ISBN: 0806623888 9780806623887
OCLC Number: 18588199
Description: 456 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Meaning of contextuality in Christian thought --
Reputation for timelessness --
defining contextuality --
Why theology is contextual --
Dangers of contextuality --
Process of thinking contextually --
A generalization: what makes for contextuality in Christian theology --
2. Discerning our context --
The circumscription of contexts --
Prisoners of optimism --
Invitation to theology --
Visions in the night --
3. Components of our context introduction: contributing crises --
End of the Constantinian era --
Religious pluralism --
Theological impact of Auschwitz --
Marxism and the revolution of the oppressed --
Rebellion of nature --
Nuclear Crisis --
Apocalyptic consciousness and the rise of religious simplism --
4. Elements of the discipline --
Theology of; Faith, the Bible, Doctrinal traditions, Experience, Prayer, The Church , "the world" --
5. Theological method --
Fundamental tension --
Christian apologetics --
Apologetic and kerygmatic theology in relation to the concern for contextualization --
6. Knowing in Christian faith and theology --
Modes of knowing --
Reason and revelation --
What is revelation --
Revelation and reason --
Authority in faith and theology.
Responsibility: Douglas John Hall.

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