Militant Grace (Paperback)

The Apocalyptic Turn and the Future of Christian Theology

By Philip G. Ziegler

Baker Academic, 9780801098536, 256pp.

Publication Date: March 20, 2018

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Description

This clear and comprehensive introduction to apocalyptic theology demonstrates the significance of apocalyptic readings of the New Testament for systematic theology and highlights the ethical implications of the apocalyptic turn in biblical and theological studies. Written by a leading theologian and proponent of apocalyptic theology, this primer explores the impact of important recent Pauline scholarship on contemporary theology and argues for a renewed understanding of key Christian doctrines, including sin, grace, revelation, redemption, and the Christian life.


About the Author

Philip G. Ziegler (ThD, University of Toronto/Victoria University) is personal chair in dogmatics at King's College, University of Aberdeen, in Aberdeen, Scotland. He is cofounder and cochair (with Douglas Harink) of the Theology and Apocalyptic network and has written widely in the areas of systematic theology, apocalyptic theology, and theology and politics.