Christ and Culture Revisited

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Apollos, 2008 - Christianity and culture - 243 pages
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In Christ and Culture Revisited, D. A. Carson begins by exploring the H. Richard Niebuhr's classic typology, with its five options for understanding culture. He proposes that these disparate options are in reality one still larger vision. Using the Bible's own story line and the categories of biblical theology, he attempts to work out what that unifying vision is. Carson acknowledges the helpfulness of Niebuhr's grid and other similar approaches, but warns against giving them canonical force.More than just theoretical, Christ and Culture Revisited is also designed to help Christians untangle current debates about living in the world.

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User Review  - Rev. Doyle Peyton - Christianbook.com

How do we live in the world but not of it? What belongs to Caesar and what belongs to God? Carson shows in his John Gillian fashion this issue is just as complex as ever in today's world, and more so ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bep Houson - Christianbook.com

All is well with my bible.Wish I could buy another one for less moneythough. Read full review

Contents

The Impact of Biblical Theology
31
Refining Culture and Redefining Postmodernism
67
Secularism Democracy Freedom and Power
115
Copyright

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D. A. Carson (PhD, University of Cambridge) is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, and is the author or editor of more than fifty books, including "The God Who Is There "and "How Long, O Lord?" He is one of the founders of The Gospel Coalition and an active guest lecturer in academic and church settings around the world.

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