The Culture of Theology (Hardcover)

By John Webster, Ivor J. Davidson (Editor), Alden C. McCray (Editor)

Baker Academic, 9781540960801, 176pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2019

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Description

John Webster, one of the world's leading systematic theologians, published extensively on the nature and practice of Christian theology. This work marked a turning point in Webster's theological development and is his most substantial statement on the task of theology. It shows why theology matters and why its pursuit is a demanding but exhilarating venture. Previously unavailable in book form, this magisterial statement, now edited and critically introduced for the first time, presents Webster's legendary lectures to a wider readership. It contains an extensive introductory essay by Ivor Davidson.


About the Author

John Webster (1955-2016; PhD, University of Cambridge) was professor of divinity at the University of St. Andrews.Ivor J. Davidson (PhD, University of Glasgow) is honorary research professor at King's College, University of Aberdeen, in Aberdeen, Scotland.Alden C. McCray is a PhD candidate at the University of St. Andrews.