Evangelical Ethics: A Reader (Library of Theological Ethics)

Evangelical Ethics: A Reader (Library of Theological Ethics)


Just because it is very unlikely to appreciate the yankee spiritual panorama with no a few familiarity with evangelicalism, one can't seize the form of up to date Christian ethics with no figuring out the contributions of evangelical Protestants. This most up-to-date addition to the Library of Theological Ethics sequence starts by means of analyzing the center dynamic with which all evangelical ethics grapples: trust in an authoritative, encouraged, and unchanging biblical textual content at the one hand, and engagement with a speedily evolving and more and more post-Christian tradition at the different. It explores the various roles that students and renowned figures have performed in forming evangelicals' understandings of Christian ethics. And it attracts jointly the contributions of either senior and rising figures in portray a portrait of this diversified, shiny, and hard theological and moral culture. This ebook represents the breadth of evangelical moral voices, demonstrating that evangelical ethics comprises nuance and theological perception that a ways go beyond any political agenda.

Contributors include David P. Gushee, Carl F. H. Henry, Jennifer McBride, Stephen Charles Mott, William E. Pannell, John Perkins, Soong-Chan Rah, Gabriel Salguero, Francis Schaeffer, Ron Sider, Helene Slessarev-Jamir, Glen H. Stassen, Eldin Villafañe, Allen Verhey, Jim Wallis, Nicholas Wolterstorff, and John Howard Yoder.

The Library of Theological Ethics sequence specializes in what it potential to imagine theologically and ethically. It offers a range of vital, and another way unavailable, texts English-language texts and translations that experience fallen out of print, new translations, and collections of important statements approximately difficulties and issues of targeted significance in an simply available shape. This sequence permits sustained discussion on new and vintage works within the field.

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