Essential Theological Terms

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 2005 - Religion - 187 pages
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In Essential Theological Terms, renowned church historian Justo González provides students with accessible discussions of over three hundred theological terms. Each entry in this two-column work gives more detail than those typical of a dictionary, introducing the meaning of the term, its importance, and ways it has been understood in both historical and contemporary theology. These reliable discussions of the most common ideas and concepts encountered in theological studies will make this book indispensable for students in all stages of their education.

 

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Contents

Amillennialism
5
Chiliasm
34
Cosmology
40
X
44
Scholasticism
51
Evil See Theodicy
58
Sheol
62
Spirit Holy
78
Subordinationism
104
Mary
107
Fall
113
Supralapsarianism
115
Fideism
121
Foreknowledge
128
Government See State
138
Perichőrēsis See Circumincession 131 Quakers
144

Jansenism
89
Spirit Human See Soul
94
Latin American Theology
95
Loci theologici
101
Regeneration
151
Theonomy
155
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

Justo L. González is a noted and prolific historian of Christian thought and the author of many books, including Essential Theological Terms, and The Apostles' Creed for Today. He is also editor of The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians, published by WJK.

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