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Atonement and JustificationEnglish Evangelical Theology 1640–1790: An Evaluation

Atonement and Justification: English Evangelical Theology 1640–1790: An Evaluation

Alan C. Clifford

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198261957
eISBN:
9780191682254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198261957.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book examines and compares the theological views of Dr John Owen (1616–83), the Puritan pastor and theologian, and John Wesley (1703–91), the evangelist and founder of Methodism. Protracted ... More

Augustine, the Trinity, and the ChurchA Reading of the Anti-Donatist Sermons

Augustine, the Trinity, and the Church: A Reading of the Anti-Donatist Sermons

Adam Ployd

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190212049
eISBN:
9780190212063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190212049.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This study investigates the relationship between Augustine’s trinitarian theology and his anti-Donatist ecclesiology in a series of forty-one sermons that he preached between December 406 and ... More

Barth, Origen, and Universal SalvationRestoring Particularity

Barth, Origen, and Universal Salvation: Restoring Particularity

Tom Greggs

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199560486
eISBN:
9780191721533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560486.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

This book explores the dynamics of the Spirit and Son in the economy of salvation. It offers an interpretation of Barth and Origen around this theme, bringing them into a formative dialogue for a ... More

Beauty and Revelation in the Thought of Saint Augustine

Beauty and Revelation in the Thought of Saint Augustine

Carol Harrison

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263425
eISBN:
9780191682544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263425.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book places Saint Augustine's theology in a new context by considering what he has to say about beauty. It demonstrates how a theological understanding of beauty revealed in the created, ... More

Diakonia StudiesCritical Issues in Ministry

Diakonia Studies: Critical Issues in Ministry

John N. Collins

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199367573
eISBN:
9780199384617
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199367573.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

In these papers of the last twenty years, John N. Collins rounds out his engagement with issues stemming from his initial research of the 1970s into the nature of early Christian ministry. The first ... More

Ernst Troeltsch and Liberal TheologyReligion and Cultural Synthesis in Wilhelmine Germany

Ernst Troeltsch and Liberal Theology: Religion and Cultural Synthesis in Wilhelmine Germany

Mark Chapman

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199246427
eISBN:
9780191697593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246427.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book discusses the ethical implications of German liberal theology in the early years of the 20th century. It seeks to understand a much neglected period on its own terms. The leading figure, ... More

F D Maurice and the Crisis of Christian Authority

F D Maurice and the Crisis of Christian Authority

Jeremy Morris

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199545315
eISBN:
9780191602825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545315.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book offers a reassessment of the theology of Frederick Denison Maurice (1805–1872), one of the most significant theologians of the modern Church of England. It seeks to place Maurice’s theology ... More

F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

David Young

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263395
eISBN:
9780191682520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

F.D. Maurice (1805–72) was one of Victorian Britain's most controversial thinkers. Although he came from a Unitarian family and counted leading Unitarians as his friends, their influence on his work ... More

God and HistoryAspects of British Theology 1875-1914

God and History: Aspects of British Theology 1875-1914

Peter Hinchliff

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263333
eISBN:
9780191682483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263333.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

It is well known that the scientific discoveries of the 19th century posed problems for Christian theology. Less well known is the fact that the new understanding of history, developed in the same ... More

Hell and the VictoriansA Study of the Nineteenth-Century Theological Controversies concerning Eternal Punishment and the Future Life

Hell and the Victorians: A Study of the Nineteenth-Century Theological Controversies concerning Eternal Punishment and the Future Life

Geoffrey Rowell

Published in print:
1974
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198266389
eISBN:
9780191683022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198266389.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

This book is a study of eschatological debates at a time when the idea of eternal punishment was under question, and English Christianity was affected by the contrasting Anglican movements of ... More

History of Christian Dogmaby Ferdinand Christian Baur

History of Christian Dogma: by Ferdinand Christian Baur

Peter C. Hodgson (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198719250
eISBN:
9780191788512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719250.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book is a translation of Ferdinand Christian Baur’s Lehrbuch der christlichen Dogmengeschichte, 2nd edn, 1858. The Lehrbuch, which Baur himself prepared, summarizes in 396 pages his lectures on ... More

Joachim of Fiore

Joachim of Fiore

Warwick Gould and Marjorie Reeves

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199242306
eISBN:
9780191697081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199242306.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

In the twelfth century, Joachim of Fiore (c. 1132–1202) developed a powerful and original theology of history. In the twentieth century, particularly after World War Two, much interest was focused on ... More

Karl BarthAgainst Hegemony

Karl Barth: Against Hegemony

Timothy J. Gorringe

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198752462
eISBN:
9780191695117
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752462.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

Karl Barth (1886–1968) was the most prolific theologian of the 20th century. Avoiding simple paraphrasing, this book places the theology in its social and political context, from the First World War ... More

KierkegaardThinking Christianly in an Existential Mode

Kierkegaard: Thinking Christianly in an Existential Mode

Sylvia Walsh

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199208357
eISBN:
9780191695728
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208357.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

Søren Kierkegaard (1813–1855) was first and foremost a Christian thinker who is perhaps best known for his devastating attack upon Christendom or the established order of his time. Not since Luther ... More

Martin LutherConfessor of the Faith

Martin Luther: Confessor of the Faith

Robert Kolb

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199208937
eISBN:
9780191695742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208937.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

Martin Luther's thought continues to challenge people throughout the world in the twenty-first century. His paradigmatic shift in defining God and what it means to be human left behind a foundation ... More

The Origins of the Federal Theology in Sixteenth-Century Reformation Thought

The Origins of the Federal Theology in Sixteenth-Century Reformation Thought

David A. Weir

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198266907
eISBN:
9780191683107
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198266907.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

The development of the federal theology of the late 16th and early 17th centuries was a significant transformation in Reformed theological thinking. According to the federal theologians, all of human ... More

Prayer after AugustineA study in the development of the Latin tradition

Prayer after Augustine: A study in the development of the Latin tradition

Jonathan D. Teubner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198767176
eISBN:
9780191821356
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767176.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

Prayer after Augustine explores the place of prayer in the works of Augustine, Boethius, and Benedict, three figures critically important to the development of Latin medieval philosophical and ... More

PredestinationBiblical and Theological Paths

Predestination: Biblical and Theological Paths

Matthew Levering

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199604524
eISBN:
9780191729317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604524.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

Why have Christian theologians returned again and again over the course of the centuries to the topic of predestination? This book argues that the reason for the recurrent interest in predestination ... More

ZwingliAn Introduction to His Thought

Zwingli: An Introduction to His Thought

W. P. Stephens

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263630
eISBN:
9780191682629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263630.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This book provides an introduction to Zwingli's thought. It discusses the main areas of debate in Zwingli studies, and engages with a variety of interpretations of Zwingli. In the opening chapters ... More

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