Presented at the 2005 Wheaton Theology Conference, this collection of essays aims to break through the impasse between complementarians and egalitarians. Exploring new perspectives in light of biblical evidence, theology, and the social sciences, contributors including Rebecca Idestrom, Timothy George, and Margaret Kim Peterson point the way forward for 21st-century ministry. 304 pages, softcover from InterVarsity.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 Vendor: Inter-Varsity Press Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 0830825665 ISBN-13: 9780830825660 Availability: In Stock
This outstanding collection of essays, presented at the 2005 Wheaton Theology Conference, explores the current issue of women in ministry from biblical, theological and ecclesiological perspectives. Bringing to bear the ministerial and sociological insights on the issue, this impressive integrative work aims to break through the current impasse between complementarians and egalitarians. These essays point the way forward for women and men in ministry in our churches. Contributors include Henri Blocher, Timothy George, James Hamilton, I. Howard Marshall, Cheryl J. Sanders, Sarah Sumner and Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen
Mark Husbands (Ph.D., University of St. Michael's College) is Leonard and Marjorie Maas Associate Professor of Reformed Theology at Hope College. He has also taught at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois, USA, and at Tyndale College and Seminary and Sheridan College in Toronto. While a Masters student at Wycliffe College at the Toronto School of Theology, he was senior editor of , an academic journal in theology. Professor Husband's academic work demonstrates a serious engagement with the work of Barth, Calvin, Luther and Jungel and extends to a consideration of reconciliation, theological anthropology and political theology. He is the author of the monograph and . He and Daniel J. Treier are editors of recently published by IVP. He is also editor of and with Philip G. Ziegler co-edited . Husbands is also the editor of .
Timothy Larsen is McManis Professor of Christian Thought at Wheaton College. He has been a visiting fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge University, and All Souls College, Oxford University. His monographs include and, most recently, (Oxford University Press).