Gospel-Centered Theology for Today
Evangelical Theology, Second Edition helps today’s readers understand and practice the doctrines of the Christian faith by presenting a gospel-centered theology that is accessible, rigorous, and balanced. According author Michael Bird the gospel is the fulcrum of Christian doctrine; the gospel is where God meets us and where we introduce the world to God. And as such, an authentically evangelical theology is the working out of the gospel in the various doctrines of Christian theology.
The text helps readers learn the essentials of Christian theology through several key features, including:
Now in its second edition, Evangelical Theology has proven itself in classrooms around the world as resource that helps readers not only understand the vital doctrines of Christian theology but one that shows them how the gospel should shape how they think, pray, preach, teach, and minister in the world.
“1. Theology is necessary to provide clarification and unity to the diverse body of biblical materials.” (Page 44)
“The first difference is that theology is not the study of ideas about God; it is the study of the living God.” (Page 4)
“3. Systematic theology tends to be conditioned by the prevailing philosophy of the day.” (Page 39)
“2. The gospel is the message of the kingdom of God.” (Page 32)
“Third, the gospel is the story of Jesus that presupposes God’s acts of creation, revelation, and redemption.” (Page 103)
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