(PUBEerdmans)A fascinating look at how dogmatics affect the church in terms of creeds, prayers of confession, pastoral care, liturgy, preaching, mission, and education. Sections on arriving at consensus, the principle of faithfulness to Scripture, how heresy is defined, and the role of dogmatics in interfaith dialogue. 299 pages, softcover.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 299 Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches) ISBN: 0802847005 ISBN-13: 9780802847003 Availability: In Stock
This challenging introduction to the tradition and practice of Christian dogmatics tells why reasoning theologically still is decisive for the life of the church. Sauter introduces readers to the various approaches to dogmatics and points out what is essential in a complete, meaningful Christian theology.