Faith and Film: Theological Themes at the Cinema

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Chalice Press, Jan 1, 2000 - Performing Arts - 208 pages
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Bryan Stone engages the cinema to open a discussion of theology and the culture of our time by pairing specific Christian doctrines found in the Apostles' Creed with popular movies and videos.
  

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Contents

I believe
14
God the Father almighty
25
Creator of heaven and earth
39
Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord
50
Conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary
67
Suffered under Pontius Pilate
81
Was crucified died and was buried He descended to the dead
92
On the third day he rose again He ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of the Father
111
I believe in the Holy Spirit
133
The holy catholic church
142
The communion of saints
156
The forgiveness of sins
167
The resurrection of the body and the life everlasting
177
FILM SUMMARIES
190
INDEX
193
Copyright

Will come again to judge the living and the dead
122

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About the author (2000)

Bryan Stone is E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism at the Boston University School of Theology, where he is also cofounder and codirector of the Center for Practical Theology and founder of the Center for Congregational Research and Development. Stone has written books such as Faith and Film: Theological Themes at the Cinema, and served as editor for the Journal of Christian Theological Research.

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