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Religion and Creation

Keith Ward

Abstract

This book is the second part of a major project of comparative theology begun with Religion and Revelation, which was published in 1994, which looks at major concepts of faith in all four of the main scriptural religions of the world. This book explores the idea of a creator God in the work of 20th-century writers from Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and Christianity. He develops a positive concept of God which stresses God's dynamic and responsive relation to the temporal structure of the universe, and the importance of that structure to the self-expression of the divine being. He goes on to presen ... More

Keywords: creator God, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Christianity, Trinitarian doctrine

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1996 Print ISBN-13: 9780198263937
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263937.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Keith Ward, author
University of Oxford
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