Mission and the Coming of God: Eschatology, the Trinity and Mission in the Theology of Jurgen Moltmann  -     By: Tim Chester
Buy Item $16.59 Retail: $30.00 Save 45% ($13.41) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Mission and the Coming of God: Eschatology, the Trinity and Mission in the Theology of Jurgen Moltmann

Wipf & Stock / Paperback

$16.59 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $30.00
|
Save 45% ($13.41)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW529181

Current Promotions
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

How does the eschatological future impinge on the present? Is the kingdom of God present outside the confession of Christ in movements towards social justice? Is Christian hope a stimulus to social involvement or an alternative? And how does the present impinge on the eschatological future? What is the relationship between our actions now and the new creation? Is there eschatological continuity between the twJ|rgen Moltmann, one of our most influential contemporary theologians, has had much to say both on eschatology and its relationship to mission. This book explores his thought along with evangelical responses to it. Eschatology has been central to evangelical debates about social involvement ever since the Laussanne Congress in 1974. The book examines how evangelicals themselves have related hope and missioThe book highlights the important contribution Moltmann has made while offering a critique of his thought from an evangelical perspective. In so doing, it touches on pertinent issues for evangelical missiology. The conclusion takes John Calvin as a starting point, proposing 'an eschatology of the cross' which offers a critique of the over-realized eschatologies in liberation theology and triumphalistic forms of evangelicalism.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Wipf & Stock
ISBN: 1597529184
ISBN-13: 9781597529181
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
Series: Paternoster Theological Monographs

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Social God and the Relational Self: A Trinitarian Theology of the Imago Dei
    The Social God and the Relational Self: A Trinitarian Theology of the Imago Dei
    Stanley J. Grenz
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $30.49 Retail: $50.00 Save 39% ($19.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW232382

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search