The Making and Remaking of Christian Doctrine: Essays in Honour of Maurice Wiles by David PailinThe Making and Remaking of Christian Doctrine: Essays in Honour of Maurice Wiles by David Pailin

The Making and Remaking of Christian Doctrine: Essays in Honour of Maurice Wiles

EditorDavid Pailin, Sarah Coakley

Hardcover | April 1, 1991

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Maurice Wiles was Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford from 1970-1991. To celebrate his seventieth birthday, a group of distinguished friends and colleagues have written this important series of original and perceptive essays on the twin themes ofmaking and remakingChristian doctrine. The topics covered in this thought-provoking collection range from the notion of divine action in Hebrew Wisdom literature to reflections on the nature of the ministry, from the concept of God and the doctrines of Christology and of the Trinity tothe character of theologicalreflection, and from revelation and tradition to the `lex orandi', the nature of interpretation in religion and the historical basis of theological understanding.
David Pailin is Reader in Philosopy of Religion at the University of Manchester. Sarah Coakley is Professor of Theology at Harvard University.
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Title:The Making and Remaking of Christian Doctrine: Essays in Honour of Maurice WilesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.91 inPublished:April 1, 1991Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198267398

ISBN - 13:9780198267393

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`This book highlights the enormous contribution Maurice Wiles has made to contemporary theology.'Mark Hargreaves, Anvil, Vol. 12, No. 2, 1995