The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians  -     By: Justo L. Gonzalez
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The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians

Westminster John Knox Press / 2006 / Hardcover

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A comprehensive Who's Who of theologians, from Abaud to Zwingli!

ABAUD (early 12th century). An abbot who wrote a Treatise on the Breaking of the Body of Christ, during the Eucharistic controversies surrounding the doctrines of Berengar. He holds that, although the bread is the body of Christ, when the bread is broken each one of its parts contains the totality of that body.

ZWINGLI, ULRICH (1484-1531). The most important first-generation leader of the Protestant Reformation in Switzerland and founder of the Reformed tradition in Protestantism. He was born of a middle-class family in Wildaus, Toggenburg, where his father and grandfather were magistrates of the people. His theological and political views were partly the result of his identification with the Swiss people, characterized by their independent spirit and their love for their country and its customs....

Written by almost sixty Latino scholars and edited by the renowned historian of doctrine Justo Gonzalez, The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians is global in scope, including theologians from around the world spanning the period from the early church to today. This monumental dictionary features entries on nearly thirteen hundred theologians, organized alphabetically, ranging in length from a paragraph to a full page, and including a list of each theologian's major works.

Justo L. Gonzalez is a prolific theological writer. Among his many works is Essential Theological Terms.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 440
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 9.25 X 6.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0664229891
ISBN-13: 9780664229894
Availability: In Stock

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Written by almost sixty Latino scholars and edited by the renowned historian of doctrine Justo González, The Westminster Dictionary of Theologians is global in scope, including theologians from around the world spanning the period from the early church to today. This monumental dictionary features entries on nearly thirteen hundred theologians, organized alphabetically, ranging in length from a paragraph to a full page, and including a list of each theologian's major works.

Author Bio

Justo L. Gonzlez 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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