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Credo: Historical and Theological Guide to Creeds and Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition

Yale University Press / 2005 / Paperback

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"A monumental and marvelous work of scholarship, the worthy successor to Philip Schaff's Creeds of Christendom, published 125 years ago. Pelikan writes, as always, with magisterial command of all possible sources in all known languages. Will be the standard for decades,"---Christian Century. 672 pages, softcover. Yale University.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 672
Vendor: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0300109741
ISBN-13: 9780300109740
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One of the world’s leading theologians offers important insights into the history and significance of Christian creeds.

“A work of keen insight, great learning, and ecumenical generosity.”—Robert Louis Wilken, First Things

“[Pelikan’s] book is learned, indeed massively so, yet because of the lucidity of its prose it is accessible to the general reader.”—Luke Timothy Johnson,Washington Post Book World

“Indispensable. . . . An achievement unlikely to be surpassed.”—Donald K.McKim, Theological Studies



Author Bio

JAROSLAV PELIKAN is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University and in 2004 received the John W. Kluge Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Human Sciences. During his distinguished career he has received dozens of honors and awards, including 42 honorary degrees. He is the author of nearly 40 books and the editor of scores of others.

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  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    October 21, 2007
    Dan Currier
    Pelikans Credo enables the origins and significance of Creeds and Confessions to be easily seen. The constant movement of the Church as its fathers, doctors, theologians and heroes maintain and propel it under the power of Christ with the guidance of the Holy Spirit in line with the apostolic tradition and the need to overcome historical adversity, has been made known as the varying traditions articulate its ongoing significance for those within and without, in the form of Creeds and Confessions. Credo serves as an invaluable introduction to the development of Christian thought as it has unfolded within Christendom. Through this text the relevance of Creeds and Confessions is refreshed as dangers and shortfalls are made known and they are positioned to be devices of strength and unity with ongoing value and significance for the Church and personal belief.
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