The World Calling  -     By: Thomas W. Ogletree
Buy Item $27.00 Retail: $30.00 Save 10% ($3.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The World Calling

Westminster John Knox Press / 2004 / Paperback

$27.00 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $30.00
|
Save 10% ($3.00)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW228747

* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

Thomas Ogletree has devoted much of his career to exploring the significance of Ernst Troeltch's seminal work. The Social Teaching of the Christian Church. The articles in The World Calling use a Troeltschain lens to explore fundamental issues underlying any Christian social witness in the context of American institutions. Table of Contents Introduction: Constructing a Christian Social Witness 1. The Public Witness of the Christian Churches: Reflections Based upon Ernst Troeltsch's Social teaching of the Christian Church 2. Christian Social Ethics as a Theological Disciplne 3. A Framework for Addressing the Challenges of a Global Economy 4. Renewing Ecumenical Protestant Social Teaching 5. Faith, Culture, and Power: Reflections on James H. Cone's Martin and Malcolm in America: Dream of Nightmare Appendix: "The Ecclesial Context of Christian Ethics". Presidential Address to the Society of Christian Ethics (1984)

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 184
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2004
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 0664228747
ISBN-13: 9780664228743
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Publisher's Description

Thomas Ogletree has devoted much of his career to exploring the significance of Ernst Troeltsch's seminal work, The Social Teaching of the Christian Churches. The articles in The World Calling use a Troeltschian lens to explore fundamental issues underlying any Christian social witness in the context of American democratic institutions.

Author Bio

Thomas W. Ogletree is Frederick Marquand Professor of Ethics and Religious Studies at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. He has previously served as Dean at both Yale Divinity School and the Drew University Theological School and as President of the Society of Christian Ethics.

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.

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search