Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

The Word and the Christ: An Essay in Analytic Christology

Richard Sturch


Among the wide range of criticisms of Christological orthodoxy now current, there has appeared until now no comprehensive summary of the attacks, and, consequently, no full defence of the orthodox position. By filling both needs this book makes a contribution to the detailed and controversial discussion of incarnational Christology. The structure of the book falls into three parts. In the first, the author presents a complete overview of current objections and of the reasons that have led many theologians to believe that traditional Christology needs drastic revision, or rests on a mistake. Th ... More

Keywords: Christological orthodoxy, incarnational Christology, theologians, traditional Christology, orthodox doctrine, accurate Christology, God, Christ, humanity, central self

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1991 Print ISBN-13: 9780198261988
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198261988.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Richard Sturch, author