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Divine agency and divine action. Volume III, Systematic theology

Author: William J Abraham
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Volume III of a tetralogy devoted to Divine Agency and Divine Action articulates a comprehensive vision of systematic theology focused on divine action from creation to eschatology. Volume I developed the foundational conceptual work by showing that the concept of action is a radically open concept that readily makes possible the appropriation of divine action for today. Volume II explained that in exploring divine  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)1038058145
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William J Abraham
ISBN: 9780191828805 0191828807 9780191090080 0191090085
OCLC Number: 1048940030
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Orientation; 1: Prolegomena: Systematic Theology as Christian Instruction; 2: Prolegomena: Presuppositions and Tasks; 3: The Divine Trinity; 4: The Attributes of God; 5: The Person of Christ; 6: Atonement and the Work of Christ; 7: The Person of the Holy Spirit; 8: The Work of the Holy Spirit; 9: Divine Creation; 10: Divine Providence; 11: Human Agents Made in the Image of God; 12: Human Action in the Fall; 13: The Church: Images, Origins, and Identity; 14: The Church: Work, Ministry, and Sacraments; 15: Salvation: Predestination, Grace, and Conceptual Orientation; 16: Salvation: The Possibility of Conspicuous Sanctity; 17: Eschatology: Life after Death; 18: Eschatology: The Final Consummation; Select Bibliography; Index.
Other Titles: Systematic theology
Responsibility: William J. Abraham.

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