By Alvin Schmidt
By Alvin Schmidt
By Jeffrey Richards
There has been a bent to the view the heritage of the early medieval papacy predominantly in ideological phrases, which has ended in the over-exaggeration of the assumption of the papal monarchy. during this learn, first released in 1979, Jeffrey Richards questions this view, arguing that while the papacy’s strength and accountability grew in the course of the interval below dialogue, it did so via a sequence of old injuries instead of a coherent radical layout.
The identify redresses the imbalance implicit within the monarchical interpretation, and emphasizes different very important political, administrative and social features of papal background. As such it is going to be of specific worth to scholars attracted to the background of the Church; specifically, the advance of the early medieval papacy, and the moving rules and features of the popes themselves.
By Thomas A. Robinson
By Francis Pieper
This booklet comprises six essays by way of the Lutheran theologian Dr. Francis Pieper: what's Christianity?; The Christian World-View; The Reconciliation of guy with God; The Layman's circulation within the mild of God's note; The Holy Bible; The Open Heaven. The six essays which are provided exhibit Dr. Pieper at his top in protecting the 3 primary doctrines of the Lutheran Church, sola Scriptura, sola gratia, and gratia universalis, in different phrases, the doctrines that Holy Scripture is the one resource and norm of religion, that salvation is because of grace on my own and never to any human benefit, and that divine grace embraces all men.
By Beate Kobler
By Timothy Samuel Shah,Allen D. Hertzke
By Cedric C. Johnson
This e-book offers a examine of the increase of yankee neoliberalism within the aftermath of the fashionable Civil Rights stream, paying specific recognition to the stressful effect of the neoliberal age on numerous African americans. writer Cedric C. Johnson takes a detailed examine the style within which American neoliberalism has been capable of defend, articulate, and take advantage of structures of race-based distinction. The neoliberal age has engendered a rare progress in fiscal disparities and social inequalities, with aggravating repercussions for innumerable African americans. traditionally, black spiritual kinds have functioned as contested areas, able to organizing substitute modes of cultural, fiscal, and political lifestyles. This venture examines varieties of black religiosity that functionality as modes of soul care during this context. Johnson posits an leading edge, multi-systems process that informs practices of deal with populations traumatized or threatened via the neoliberal age.
By John Wyclif,Stephen E. Lahey
By Brenda Llewellyn Ihssen
By C. D. Elledge