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The nature of doctrine

George A. Lindbeck

The nature of doctrine

religion and theology in a postliberal age

by George A. Lindbeck

  • 356 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postliberal theology,
  • Dogma,
  • Christianity and other religions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementGeorge A. Lindbeck ; with a new introduction by Bruce D. Marshall; and a new afterword by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT83.595 .L57 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23631906M
    ISBN 109780664233358
    LC Control Number2009029128

    This book explores the doctrine of angels and demons, answering key questions about their nature and the implications for Christians’ beliefs and behavior, helping readers see their place in the larger biblical plotline that includes supernatural beings. Dec 31,  · Nature of Doctrine by George A. Lindbeck, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

    The word comes from the Latin doctor for “teacher,” so think of a doctrine is the teachings of a school, religion, or political group. the literal belief in the account of Creation given in the Book of Genesis. credo, creed. any system of principles or beliefs the doctrine that representations of nature or human behavior should be. Doctrine is the essence of all these. — 1: i i vi It is needless to explain that this book is not the Secret Doctrine in its entirety, but a select number of fragments of its fundamental tenets, special because it closely adheres to Nature, and follows the laws of uniformity and analogy.

    Oliver Cowdery and the "rod of nature" Summary: It is claimed that a revelation received by Joseph praised Oliver Cowdery's gift of using divining talents. It is claimed that the revelation was published in the Book of Commandments in its original form, then subsequently modified in the Doctrine and Covenants in order to hide the reference to. I have not written this book for other teachers of theology (though I hope many of them will read it). I have written it for students—and not only for students, but also for every Christian who has a hunger to know the central doctrines of the Bible in greater depth. This is why I have called the book “An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine.”.


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The Nature of Doctrine is not without its limits and shortcomings. In emphasizing ecumenical and interfaith unity, the book has lost some of its value for evaluating and informing traditional, orthodox theologies.

For instance, the universalism he argues for is outside the scope of orthodoxy for many evangelical lphsbands.com by: The Book of Nature was acquiring greater authority, for its wisdom and as an unmediated source of natural and divine knowledge.

As a source of revelation, the Book of Nature remained moored to the Christian faith and occupied a prominent location in Western culture alongside sacred Scripture.

The Nature of Doctrine book. Read 26 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This groundbreaking work lays the foundation for a theology /5(26).

Apr 18,  · The Bible: Its Origin, Nature & Collection (NGIM Guide to Bible Doctrine Book 1) - Kindle edition by Norman L.

Geisler, Douglas E. Potter. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Bible: Its Origin, Nature & Collection (NGIM Guide to Bible Doctrine Book 1).Reviews: 1.

May 25,  · Lindbeck’s book is an excellent exploration of the third perspective, which is, undoubtedly, the one most neglected in present-day theology.

We can learn from Lindbeck that, indeed, the purpose of doctrine is not to be simply repeated, but also to be “applied-” to be used for all of God’s purposes. B ible Doctrine is a site that emphasizes Paul’s “gospel of the grace of God” (Acts ), that Christ died for our sins and rose from the dead (1 Corinthians ).

The Corinthian passage is the clearest definition of Paul’s gospel which is the “power of salvation to everyone who believes” (Romans ). This groundbreaking work lays the foundation for a theology based on a cultural-linguistic approach to religion and a regulative or rule theory of doctrine.

Although shaped intimately by theological concerns, this approach is consonant with the most advanced anthropological, sociological, and philosophical thought of our times/5(2).

In this book Hoekema praises Adventists for moving away from Arianism, but argues that Questions on Doctrine failed to truly repudiate the doctrine of Christ's sinful nature, and similarly failed to remove ambiguities and inconsistencies regarding the atonement.

Legacy. Without a complete understanding of the problem of sin, we will never truly appreciate why God's grace and redemption are our only hope. In this up-to-date monograph on the doctrine of sin, Thomas McCall explores biblical teachings on the origin, nature, and consequences of iniquity; engages with historical and contemporary movements; and deals with difficult issues including angelic and Brand: Crossway.

Sin is opposed both to God’s will and to nature, leaving us in need of God’s grace and redemption. This comprehensive exploration of the doctrine of sin looks at what the Bible teaches about sin's origin, nature, and consequences, engaging with historical and contemporary movements.

George A. Lindbeck is Pitkin Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology in the department of Religious Studies and the Divinity School, Yale University. The Nature of Doctrine: Religion & Theology in a Postliberal Age () by George Lindbeck3/5(1).

No Church, body of Christ, doctrine exists in Revelation or doctrines proclaimed by Paul. This seems to indicate John wrote Revelation before Pauline doctrine was assimilated (cf. 2 Peter ). Lastly, is the matter of the Temple, destroyed in 70 A.D., discussed above.

2 E.W. Bullinger, Commentary on Revelation, p. For many traditionalist Christians, the doctrine of "original sin" is a sacred cow.

But author Danielle Shroyer hopes to send it to the slaughter house with her book, "Original Blessing: Putting. The Nature of Doctrine, originally published inis one of the most influential works of academic theology in the past fifty years.A true classic, this book sets forth the central tenets of a post-liberal approach to theology, emphasizing a cultural-linguistic approach to religion and a rule theory of doctrine.

BOOK II. ARGUMENT. CHAP. SIGNS, THEIR NATURE AND VARIETY. As when I was writing about things, I introduced the subject with a warning against attending to anything but what they are in themselves,(1) even though they are signs of something else, so now, when I come in its turn to discuss the subject of signs, I lay down this direction, not to attend to what they are in themselves, but.

Feb 01,  · In it, Edwards provides a full discussion of the nature of human free will. Sin. Iain Campbell — The Doctrine of Sin. Campbell’s book is probably the best one-volume introduction to the biblical doctrine of sin for contemporary readers.

He deals with all aspects of the doctrine. G.C. Berkouwer — lphsbands.com: Keith Mathison. Early Christian doctrine held that God was the author of two texts, the Book of God, or The Bible, and The Book of Nature.

The two were co-extensive: given the right interpretative tools, one could read the eternal verities of God's design from Nature back to the Bible, and vice versa. The medieval world was thoroughly semiotic, the stars in. THE NATURE OF DOCTRINE By nature, doctrine is Divisive.

The apostles were accused in Acts 5 of filling Jerusalem with their doctrine. In this instance, doctrine proved to be very divisive. When it comes right down to it, it was doctrine that divided Christ and the religious leaders of His day.

Groups like Promise Keepers don't preach doctrine. Aug 23,  · The Nature of Doctrine, originally published inis one of the most influential works of academic theology in the past fifty years.A true classic, this book sets forth the central tenets of a post-liberal approach to theology, emphasizing a cultural-linguistic 5/5(1).

Jun 28,  · A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance Without a proper understanding of sin, there can never be a proper understanding of the gospel. Sin is opposed both to God’s will and to nature, leaving us in need of God’s grace and redemption.

This comprehensive exploration of the doctrine of sin looks at View Article. In setting forth the doctrine of atonement, king Benjamin taught the lesson which is the focus of this paper: “The natural man is an enemy to God,” he said, “and has been from the fall of Adam, and will be, forever and ever, unless he yields to the enticings of the Holy Spirit, and putteth off the natural man and becometh a saint through the atonement of Christ the Lord” (Mosiah ).It is needless to explain that this book is not the Secret Doctrine in its entirety, but a select number of fragments of its fundamental tenets.

(SD I, Preface) i.5 The aim of this work may be thus stated: to show that Nature is not ‘a fortuitous concurrence of atoms’, and to assign to man his rightful place in the scheme of the Universe; to.Aug 10,  · In Against God and Nature, Thomas McCall offers readers a comprehensive, well-organized treatment of the doctrine of sin.

Although taking a systematic approach, McCall does not miss opportunities for pastoral application.