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Descending on Humanity and Intervening in History: Notes from the Pulpit Ministry of P.T. Forsyth

Forsyth, P. T. and Goroncy, Jason A. (2013) Descending on Humanity and Intervening in History: Notes from the Pulpit Ministry of P.T. Forsyth. Pickwick Publications, Eugene, OR. 396pp. ISBN 9781608990702

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Abstract

This collection of forty-eight sermons, most of which have not been previously published, discloses the integration of vocation and imagination in the work of one of the greatest of Free Church theologians, P. T. Forsyth. At a time of fragmentation, when theological study has become too much removed from the task of the preacher, Forsyth’s work can remind us of the invigorating power of Christian doctrine interpreted and expounded in situations of pastoral and political exigency. Its capacity for the renewal of the church is evident again from this rich and timely anthology, compiled and introduced by Jason Goroncy.

Item Type: Books / Monographs
Repository Version: Metadata Only
Keywords (separated by commas): P. T. Forsyth, Theology, Church, Sermons, Congregationalism
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950406 Religious Traditions (excl. Structures and Rituals)
E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Type of Activity: Experimental Development
Subject Area(s): B - Biblical Studies, general
C - Church History
A - Humanities, general
Ministry Studies
B - New Testament
B - Old Testament
D - Pastoral Studies
C - Systematic Theology
Association with University of Divinity: Whitley College
Depositing User: Rev Dr Jason Goroncy
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2015 15:48
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2015 15:48
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1830

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