The Meaning of Revelation  -     By: H. Richard Niebuhr
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The Meaning of Revelation

Westminster John Knox Press / 2006 / Paperback

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"A careful study of the real meaning of divine revelation, which dodges none of the issues,"---Churchman. Niebuhr published this influential work in 1941, arguing for a "confessional" view of revelation---that the source and setting for basic Christian convictions lie within a historical framework. 120 pages, softcover. Westminster/John Knox.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 120
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0664229980
ISBN-13: 9780664229986
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Series: Library of Theological Ethics

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This reissue of a twentieth-century classic by H. Richard Niebuhr emphasizes an understanding of God's revelation that takes seriously both the Bible itself and modern ideas about the nature of history. The book argues that God's revelation is "confessional history." The source and setting of basic Christian convictions lie within a historical framework. By his focus on revelation as personal experience, Niebuhr served as the igniting force for views of future theological movements that are still prevalent more than forty years after his death. First published in 1941, this masterful work is now enhanced with a new introduction by Douglas F. Ottati, which sets Niebuhr's work in the context of his other writings and explores the significance of this book.

The Library of Theological Ethics series focuses on what it means to think theologically and ethically. It presents a selection of important and otherwise unavailable texts in easily accessible form. Volumes in this series will enable sustained dialogue with predecessors though reflection on classic works in the field.

Author Bio

H. Richard Niebuhr (1894-1962) was a prominent twentieth-century American theologian. He was Sterling Professor of Theology and Christian Ethics at Yale University Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. He is known for his books The Responsible Self and Radical Monotheism and Western Culture.

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