The Community of the Word: Toward an Evangelical Ecclesiology (Paperback)

Toward an Evangelical Ecclesiology

By Mark Husbands (Editor), Daniel J. Treier (Editor)

InterVarsity Press, 9780830827978, 291pp.

Publication Date: March 18, 2005



Do North American evangelicals have a clear and strong doctrine of the church? Can we generate one? In this volume, editors Mark Husbands and Daniel J. Treier bring together thirteen scholars and teachers to explore the history of evangelical ecclesiology and the continuing discussion regarding the nature of the church, the question of sacraments, the relation of church to society, and the church's moral character and missional witness. Contributors include William J. Abraham, Gary D. Badcock, Craig A. Carter, Ellen T. Charry, William A. Dyrness, Darrell L. Guder, D. G. Hart, Willie James Jennings, Dennis L. Okholm, James K. A. Smith, Allen Verhey, John Webster and Jonathan R. Wilson.