Understanding Christian Doctrine by Ian Markham

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell .

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Subjects:

  • Christian theology,
  • Christian Church,
  • Doctrinal Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Christian Theology - Ethics,
  • Christian Theology - Systematic,
  • Religion / Christianity / Theology / Ethics,
  • Christian Theology - General

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11650124M
ISBN 101405131527
ISBN 109781405131520

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De doctrina Christiana (English: On Christian Doctrine or On Christian Teaching) is a theological text written by Saint Augustine of consists of four books that describe how to interpret and teach the first three of these books were published in and the fourth added in Lecture: Why Study Christian Doctrine The first book of theology I ever studied boldly headed its first chapter with the title, The queen of the sciences — Theology, and the writer claimed: "Seeing that Theology has for its domain the knowledge of God and His works, it is only just to regard it as the noblest of all the sciences — the very.

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Doctrine isn’t just for theologians—it’s important for every Christian because it shows us who God is and how we should live. Systematizing the robust theology that has undergirded John MacArthur’s well-known preaching ministry for decades, this overview of basic Christian doctrine covers topics such as God the Father, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit, the Bible, salvation, and more.

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Ian S Markham, a noted authority of Christianity, discusses the Category: Books. The book of Revelation is the last book of the Bible in our canon for good reason. It is the final expression of and complement to the prophecies of the Jewish prophets. Revelation reveals the events of the Day of the LORD (Revelation ; Zephaniah ; Joel ; Acts ), what Jesus called the “Tribulation” (Matthew The four books of St.

Augustine On Christian Doctrine (De Doctrina Christiana, iv libri) are a commend of exegetical theology to guide the reader in the understanding and interpretation of the Sacred Scriptures, according to the analogy of faith.

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Book Summary. In this highly readable and much-needed book, Alister McGrath explains what doctrine is, why it is important, and what its limitations are. He then briefly examines three key doctrines to illustrate his points; the Incarnation, the Atonement, and the Trinity. Nevertheless, true Christian doctrine claims far more: Jesus Himself tells us that He is the truth, not just a teacher of truth.

More important than exposing false teaching, true doctrine is the teaching that will guide us to salvation (Romans ). Conclusion: Christian Doctrine Is Highly Important From this brief survey of selected verses in the New Testament, we find that Christian doctrine, or Christian teaching, is of the utmost importance.

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Root - Unique object - Christian faith. 4. Mystery vs Problem—Gabriel Marcel 5. Root - Situation of faith-believers not in vacuum There are 2 fundamental roots of this quest of faith for understanding Theology.The four books of St. Augustine On Christian Doctrine (De Doctrina Christiana, iv libri) are a compend of exegetical theology to guide the reader in the understanding and interpretation of the Sacred Scriptures, according to the analogy of faith.

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