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Word and Church

Essays in Church Dogmatics

By John Webster

T. & T. Clark Publishers, Paperback, 9780567030665, 289pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2006

Description

These essays in constructive Christian dogmatics treat a cluster of themes: the nature of Holy Scripture and its interprtetation; the place of Jesus in modern intellectual culture, and in theological depiction of the nature of the church; and the inseparability of theological and moral reflection.

An important series of esays from one of the world's leading contemporary theologians.



About the Author
John Webster is Professor of Systematic Theology at the University of Aberdeen. His published work includes a number of books on the theology of Karl Barth, on the nature and interpretation of Scripture, and on Christian dogmatics, including Confessing God. He edited The Oxford Handbook to Systematic Theology, and is an editor of The International Journal of Systematic Theology. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.