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The Resource Faith and modernity, edited by Philip Sampson, Vinay Samuel, and Chris Sugden

Faith and modernity, edited by Philip Sampson, Vinay Samuel, and Chris Sugden

Label
Faith and modernity
Title
Faith and modernity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip Sampson, Vinay Samuel, and Chris Sugden
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The context for Christian mission is the world of modern technology and modern thought. Yet how well do we really understand modernity? This book sets out the ideas discussed at a conference of the Lausanne Committee on World Evangelisation, held in Uppsala, Sweden in 1993."
Cataloging source
BCT
Dewey number
261.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sampson, Philip
  • Samuel, Vinay
  • Sugden, Chris
  • Wells, David F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and culture
  • Postmodernism
  • Missions
Label
Faith and modernity, edited by Philip Sampson, Vinay Samuel, and Chris Sugden
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
What is modernity? Historical roots and contemporary features / James D. Hunter -- The rise of postmodernity / Philip Sampson -- Truth and authority in modernity / Lesslie Newbigin -- Truth, authority, and modernity : shopping for truth in a supermarket of worldviews / Harold A. Netland -- Modernity and theology : the doctrine of God / David F. Wells -- Modernity and anthropology / Elaine Storkey -- Modernity and morality / Stephen Williams -- Modernity and eschatology / Tormod Engelsviken --Modernity and spirituality / James M. Houston -- New Age--a synthesis of the premodern, modern, and postmodern / Lars Johansson -- An ironic cage : the rationalization of modern economic life / Craig M. Gay -- Modernity, information technology, and Christian faith / Knud Jorgensen -- Modernity and evangelicals : American evangelicalism as a global case study / John Seel / Modernity, mission, and non-Western societies / Vinay Samuel --Mission modernity : seven checkpoints on mission in the modern world / Os Guinness
Control code
000108743
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781870345170
Lccn
gb 94087196
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000108743
  • (OCoLC)32824343
Label
Faith and modernity, edited by Philip Sampson, Vinay Samuel, and Chris Sugden
Publication
Contents
What is modernity? Historical roots and contemporary features / James D. Hunter -- The rise of postmodernity / Philip Sampson -- Truth and authority in modernity / Lesslie Newbigin -- Truth, authority, and modernity : shopping for truth in a supermarket of worldviews / Harold A. Netland -- Modernity and theology : the doctrine of God / David F. Wells -- Modernity and anthropology / Elaine Storkey -- Modernity and morality / Stephen Williams -- Modernity and eschatology / Tormod Engelsviken --Modernity and spirituality / James M. Houston -- New Age--a synthesis of the premodern, modern, and postmodern / Lars Johansson -- An ironic cage : the rationalization of modern economic life / Craig M. Gay -- Modernity, information technology, and Christian faith / Knud Jorgensen -- Modernity and evangelicals : American evangelicalism as a global case study / John Seel / Modernity, mission, and non-Western societies / Vinay Samuel --Mission modernity : seven checkpoints on mission in the modern world / Os Guinness
Control code
000108743
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781870345170
Lccn
gb 94087196
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000108743
  • (OCoLC)32824343

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