In The Community of the Word editors Mark Husbands and Daniel J. Treier bring together thirteen scholars and teachers to explore the history of evangelical ecclesiology and the continuing discussion regarding the nature of the church, the question of sacraments, the relation of church to society, and the church's moral character and missional witness.
- Contains essays from thirteen prominent scholars and teachers
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Praise for the Print Edition
...[A] stimulating and timely collection of essays...the real challenge for evangelical ecclesiology [is] to be so deeply at ease with the fundamental Rule of the church, that it knows how to form and to grow the church today into shapes that embody its fundamental, and life-giving, characteristics. This book is an invaluable help to the task...
—Christopher Cocksworth, Ridley Hall, Cambridge
- Title: The Community of the Word: Toward an Evangelical Ecclesiology
- Editors: Daniel Treier and Mark Husbands
- Publisher: InterVarsity Press
- Publication Date: 2005
- Pages: 291
About the Editors
Mark Husbands (Ph.D., University of St. Michael's College) is Leonard and Marjorie Maas Associate Professor of Reformed Theology at Hope College. He has also taught at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois, and at Tyndale College and Seminary and Sheridan College in Toronto. While a Master’s student at Wycliffe College at the Toronto School of Theology, he was senior editor of Prolegomena, an academic journal in theology.
Daniel Treier (M.Div. and Th.M., Grand Rapids Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is associate professor of theology at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. He has also taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, MI. He is an associate editor of the Dictionary for Theological Interpretation of the Bible.