Theological Literacy in the Twenty-First Century by Rodney L. Petersen

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This volume presents a compendium of different perspectives by leading theological educators on what constitutes theological literacy in the twenty-first century. Structured around the key emphases that have shaped a traditional curriculum in theological education, these insightful essays explore the nature of theology, theology and institutional expression, the practice of hermeneutics in today's context, the rhetoric of theology, and the future of theological education. Throughout their essays, the contributors specifically address or draw from a wide range of confessional stances, making this book valuable to readers from every church tradition.

About Rodney L. Petersen

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Peterson is executive director of the Boston Theological Institute in Massachusetts. Rourke is a Ph.D candidate in moral theology at St. Patrick's College in Maynooth,Ireland.
Published April 15, 2002 by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company. 421 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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