By Alan P.F. Sell
"This encyclopedic yet obtainable survey stands as witness to the church's ongoing strive against with an historical question--'Who do you assert that I am?' It demonstrates Professor Sell's acumen as a meticulous researcher, his contagious devotion to the nonconformist culture, and his flair for bringing the useless again to lifestyles. With wit and sober-headedness, this daring and theologically expert examine files many christological enthusiasms and ecclesiological outcomes that this perduring query has birthed--its invitation lingers still."
-Rev. Dr. Jason Goroncy
Lecturer and Dean of Studies
Knox Centre for Ministry and Leadership
Alan P. F. promote is a philosopher-theologian and ecumenist. He has held educational posts in England, Canada, and Wales, ecclesiastical posts in England and Geneva, and now works complete time as a researcher/author/editor, and as a vacationing Professor at domestic and overseas. His newest e-book is confident, Concise, and Christian: the concept of Huw Parri Owen.
Read Online or Download Christ and Controversy: The Person of Christ in Nonconformist Thought and Ecclesial Experience, 1600–2000 PDF
Similar protestantism books
The easiest position to educate young ones approximately our religion is in the house. The Anglican kin Prayer ebook is a source for Episcopal households who are looking to go on Anglican prayers and traditions to their kids and educate religion in daily settings. this significant new source has been compiled by means of The Rev. Canon Anne Kitch, renowned for her kid's books, Bless today and One Little Church Mouse.
A radical but useful learn that exhibits how the biblical reward of prophecy can building up latest church buildings and person Christians.
W. R. Ward was once the most influential historians of recent faith to be came across at paintings in Britain through the 20th century. throughout fifty years his writings provoked an enormous reconsideration by means of historians of the importance of faith in society and its significance within the contexts of political, cultural and highbrow existence.
Think a teenager born to former slaves, correct after the Emancipation Proclamation, within the segregated, rural South. This humble, unassuming, loner survived disorder, dying, melancholy, and isolation because of his connection to God and the Bible. The Slave faith his mom poured into his soul preserved him via a life of crises, hardships, persecutions, and ache.
Extra info for Christ and Controversy: The Person of Christ in Nonconformist Thought and Ecclesial Experience, 1600–2000