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Christian Theological Tradition, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By University of A. St Thomas, Catherine A. Cory, Michael J. Hollerich

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Nov 10, 2008

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For one-semester, undergraduate-level courses in Introduction to Theology, Christianity or History of the Christian Tradition.

 

This text helps students acquire a basic theological literacy in key persons and events of the Bible and the Christian faith, and in Christianity's encounter with culture at large. Historically arranged, it also addresses five major themes of systematic theology: revelation, God, creation, Jesus, and church.

Table of Contents

Preface                                                                                                                        

Chapter 1 - Introduction                                                                                                                 

Catherine Cory, Terence Nichols, David Smith, and Jan Michael Joncas

 

Part I - The Old Testament

Catherine Cory and John Smithe                                                                                                                   

 

Chapter 2 - The Primeval Story                                                                                                      

John Smithe and David Penchansky

 

Chapter 3 - God’s Covenant with Israel                                                                                          

David Smith and Catherine Cory

 

Chapter 4 - Judges, Prophets, Kings                                                                                               

David Penchansky and John Smithe

 

Chapter 5 - Second Temple Judaism                                                                                              

John Smithe

 

Part II - The New Testament

Catherine Cory                                                                                                                                                   

 

Chapter 6 - Jesus and the Gospels                                                                                                  

Catherine Cory

 

Chapter 7 - Apostolic Missions                                                                                                      

John Smithe and Catherine Cory

 

Part III - The History of Christianity

Michael Hollerich                                                                                                                                              

 

Chapter 8 - Christianity after the Apostles                                                                                       

Michael Hollerich

 

Chapter 9 - The Age of the Imperial Church                                                                                   

Michael Hollerich

 

Chapter 10 - Augustine of Hippo                                                                                                      

David Hunter

 

Chapter 11 - Eastern Christianity                                                                                                      

Jan Michael Joncas

 

Chapter 12 -Islam Past and Present                                                                                                 

Patrick Gaffney

 

Chapter 13 - Christianity in the Early Medieval Period                                                                       

Jan Michael Joncas

 

Chapter 14 - Christianity in the High Middle Ages                                                                             

Michael Hollerich

 

Chapter 15 - Thomas Aquinas                                                                                                          

David Smith

 

Chapter 16 - Christianity in the Late Medieval Period                                                                        

Anne H. King

 

Part IV - The Modern Period

Terence Nichols                                                                                                                                                  

 

Chapter 17 - The Renaissance                                                                                                          

Terence Nichols

 

Chapter 18 - Martin Luther                                                                                                              

Shirley E. Jordon

 

Chapter 19 - Other Protestant Reformers                                                                                         

David S. Cunningham

 

Chapter 20 -The Catholic Reformation                                                                                            

Anne H. King

 

Chapter 21 -Global Expansion and the Colonial Churches                                                                

Thaddeus Posey

 

Chapter 22 - Modern Challenges to Christianity                                                                                

Terence Nichols

 

Chapter 23 - Christianity in America                                                                                                 

Michael Hollerich

 

Chapter 24 - The Second Vatican Council in Context

Michael Hollerich

 

Chapter 25 - Christianity and the Contemporary Situation                                                                 

Catherine Cory, Terence Nichols, David Smith, and David S.Cunningham

 

Chapter 26 - Christianity and Interreligious Dialogue                                                                         

Edward Ulrich

 

Glossary                                                                                                                      

Copyright Acknowledgments                                                                                       

Index

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