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By Robert W. Jenson

A Theology in define: Can those Bones Live? all started with an undergraduate direction taught through Robert W. Jenson at Princeton collage within the spring of 2008. according to a chain of twenty-three path lectures, it deals a concise and available assessment of Christian theology whereas holding the ambience of Jenson's school room. a lot as does Jenson's Systematic Theology, A Theology in Outline treats a customary series of doctrines in Christian theology--God, Trinity, production, humanity, sin, salvation, church, between others. in spite of the fact that, its organizing precept and leitmotiv are much less conventional. Reflecting his fresh curiosity in theological interpretation of scripture, Jenson frames the total of Christian theology as a reaction to the query posed to the prophet Ezekiel: "Son of guy, can those bones live?" For Jenson, to invite this question is to invite no matter if Christian theology itself is a pile of lifeless bones. Can the tale that God lives together with his humans learn this day? From first to final the chapters of this e-book continue below the impelling strain of this query. They therefore contain a unmarried series of illustrative conversations for the aim of introducing newcomers to Christian theology.

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