By Mark Chapman
By Mark Chapman
By Daphne Beard,Jorge Hagans,Linda Stubblefield,Melvin Garrett
By Benjamin W. Redekop,Calvin W. Redekop,Calvin Redekop
Founded partially on a rejection of "worldly" strength and using strength, Anabaptism carried with it the promise of redemptive strength. but the try to banish worldly strength to the margins of the Christian neighborhood has been fraught with dilemmas, contradictions, and, from time to time, blatant abuses of authority. during this groundbreaking booklet, Benjamin W. Redekop, Calvin W. Redekop, and their coauthors draw on vintage and modern pondering to confront the problem of strength and authority within the Anabaptist-Mennonite neighborhood. From the facility relationships of the sixteenth-century Peasants' conflict to problems with modern sexuality, the subjects of Power, Authority, and the Anabaptist Tradition are certain to curiosity a large audience.
Contributors: Stephen C. Ainlay, university of the Holy pass ? J. Lawrence Burkholder, President Emeritus, Goshen university ? Lydia Neufeld more durable, Toronto university of Theology ? Joel Hartman, collage of Missouri ? Jacob A. Loewen, missionary, retired ? Dorothy Yoder Nyce, author and previous Assistant Professor, Goshen collage ? Lynda Nyce, Bluffton collage ? Wesley Prieb (deceased), former dean, Tabor university ? Benjamin W. Redekop, Kettering college ? Calvin W. Redekop, Conrad Grebel collage, emeritus ? James M. Stayer, Queen's college, Ontario
By Silvia, Professor Mostaccio,Clare, Ms Copeland
The Society of Jesus used to be based by way of Ignatius Loyola on a significant of strict obedience to papal and superiors’ professionals, but the character of the Jesuits's paintings and the turbulent political situations during which they operated, unavoidably introduced them into clash with the Catholic hierarchy. in an effort to greater comprehend and contextualise the debates touching on obedience, this e-book examines the Jesuits of south-western Europe throughout the generalate of Claudio Acquaviva.
Acquaviva’s thirty 12 months generalate (1581–1615) marked a difficult time for the Jesuits, within which their very procedure of presidency was once known as into doubt. the necessity for obedience and the bounds of that obedience posed a question of primary value either to debates occurring in the Society, and to the definition of a collective Jesuit identification. while, struggles for jurisdiction among political states and the papacy, in addition to the problems raised by way of the Protestant Reformation, all known as for issues to be rethought.
Divided into 4 chapters, the publication starts off with an research of the texts and contexts within which Jesuits mirrored on obedience on the flip of the 17th century. the 3 following chapters then discover a number of the Ignatian resources that mentioned obedience, putting them inside of their particular contexts. In so doing the e-book offers interesting insights into how the Jesuits less than Acquaviva approached the concept that of obedience from theological and sensible standpoints.
By Charles Octavius Boothe,Walter R. Strickland II
In this guide first released in 1890, Charles Octavius Boothe easily and wonderfully lays out the fundamentals of theology for universal humans. “Before the cost ‘know thyself,’” Boothe wrote, “ought to return the a long way better cost, ‘know thy God.’” He introduced the heights of educational theology all the way down to daily language, and he is helping us do a similar today.
Plain Theology for simple People indicates that evangelicalism wishes the knowledge and adventure of African-American Christians.
Walter R. Strickland II reintroduces this forgotten masterpiece for today.
Lexham Classics are fantastically typeset new variants of vintage works. every one booklet has been rigorously transcribed from the unique texts, making sure a correct illustration of the writing because the writer meant it to be read.
By Amos Yong
Peter Althouse, J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu, Steve Badger, Jerome Boone, Shane Clifton, Edward E. Decker, Jr., Scott A. Ellington, Gerald W. King, David Norris, Matthew Tallman, Mike Tenneson, Bernie A. Van De Walle, Robert Waddell, and Amos Yong
"This quantity of essays is a sworn statement to the truth that not just has Pentecostal theology come of age, yet that Pentecostals are actually outfitted theologically to facilitate discussion with technological know-how and production care. Dr. Yong, the top Pentecostal confident theologian, has prepare a powerful interdisciplinary group of students to provide fascinating reflections on distinctively Pentecostal construction theology and perform in sympathetic and significant discussion with clinical views. it is a landmark volume."
Professor of Systematic Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary and Docent of Ecumenics, college of Helsinki
"This selection of essays represents an important contribution to the learn of the intersection of technology and Pentecostal religion. The essays are good written, traditionally proficient, and lay the basis for additional examine during this vital, and oft-neglected, a part of the dialog among Christian religion and clinical advancements. scholars of Pentecostal background and theology actually have a good deal to benefit from this number of insightful essays."
--Craig A. Boyd
Professor of Philosophy and government Director of religion Integration, Azusa Pacific University
"This booklet unearths a brand new frontier in Pentecostal scholarship. The individuals take us the place we've not long past sooner than: probing the wonders of construction and the Spirit, offering a brand new grammar for the intersection of technological know-how and faith, and re-visioning eschatology. The intersection of Pentecostalism and technological know-how may well but turn out to be a so much fruitful and artistic synergy, breaking open new paradigms for the twenty-first century."
--Cheryl Bridges Johns
Professor of Discipleship and Christian Formation, Church of God Theological Seminary
Amos Yong is Professor of Systematic Theology at Regent college institution of Divinity, Virginia seashore, Virginia. he's the writer of Spirit, notice, neighborhood: Theological Hermeneutics in Trinitarian standpoint (Wipf and inventory, 2006).
By Geoffrey Treasure
By Don Nori,Clyde Rivers,Myles Munroe
Where is The Forgotten Mountain? it's the position the place God dwells and shines forth His glory. How do you get there?
It’s now not vacationing a construction, imposing a application, or following spiritual platforms. It’s now not approximately going to a temple made by means of human palms; it’s approximately your human center awakening to its identification as God’s residing position in the world. this is often The Forgotten Mountain!
Author and prophet Don Nori, Sr. takes you on an unforgettable trip to discover Heaven’s answer for the realm. all of it begins with studying the right way to stay your existence as person who is yielded to the King!
“We suggestion we have been searching for a urban made with out fingers, whose builder and maker is God. We quickly came across that that urban is us, and inside are the streets of God—where there's no darkness, the place the King dwells in undeniable sight to all who can really see.
Now we all know that He by myself is the quest—the prize whose final union ends up in function and future now, during this life.” —Don Nori Sr.
When you find your identification as God’s living position on the earth, you'll satisfy your future as His ambassador of transformation!
By Becky Dvorak
By Scott R. Ward
The resolution isn’t praying longer or analyzing the complete Bible in a certain quantity of time, even though praying and interpreting your Bible are necessary to an honest-to-goodness dating with Jesus. actual relationships contain two-way conversation and a connection that conjures up genuine feelings—cold, challenging evidence don’t produce love, after all.
Within those pages you’ll become aware of the way to come heart-to-heart with Jesus in Scripture, what function multisensory symbols have within the devotional event, and the main parts of a at the same time fulfilling, lifelong trip with Jesus.