Revised and expanded edition of this accessible, reliable guide. Includes substantial excerpts from the writings of 55 notable Christian theologians, from Justin Martyr to Thomas Merton, along with valuable introductions. "A splendid collection,"---Review and Expositor. 403 pages, softcover. Abingdon.
Illuminates the history and development of Christian thought by offering selections from the writings of 55 great Christian theologians. The volume includes substantial excerpts from notable women theologians and from black and liberation perspectives, plus a new section from deceased theologians such as Thomas Merton, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Karl Rahner. Each passage is prefaced by detailed introductory comments on the life and thought of each theologian and the significance of his/her work.
Hugh T. Kerr is Benjamin B. Warfield Professor of Systematic Theology, Emeritus, at Princeton Theological Seminary, and senior editor of Theology Today.