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By Ben Fulford

Key to a theology of scripture are the real problems with background, realization, rhetoric, and the way theology capabilities when it comes to interpretation of Christianity’s non secular texts. trying to handle a severe challenge in theology and the translation of scripture raised via sleek old awareness, Ben Fulford argues for a densely old and theological examining of scripture established in a Christological rubric. The argument herein uncovers a figural trend of divine motion and presence within the sacred texts. Tracing the matter throughout the sleek theological history, the writer turns to a comparative account of theologically patterned examining represented by means of patristic theology in Gregory of Nazianzus and postliberal theology in its pivotal founder, Hans Frei. The ebook addresses the problem of historicity and ancient attention, argues for the relevance of pre-modern techniques to scripture, and provides a clean and huge account of 2 salient figures from the early and modern culture, hence enacting a theology of retrieval as a source on a gift factor of significant importance.

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