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Walther Speaks to the Church

Author : Carl S. Meyer
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A collection of Walther's letters to various persons, from church officials to loved ones and hurting Christians seeking his pastoral wisdom. The personal warmth, depth and profound Lutheran spirituality of Dr. Walther comes through clearly in these letters. The letters in this volume deal with unity and fellowship, a congregation's relationship to the Synod, about the church in conflict, about the Pastoral Office, about problems in congregational life, about membership in secret-societies and lodges, and letters of personal sorry and joy.

Walther Speaks to the Church

Author : Carl Ferdinand Wilhelm Walther
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Walther on the Church

Author : Carl Ferdinand Wilhelm Walther
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The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature

Author : George Thomas Kurian
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Covering 2,000 years, this two-volume set is the first encyclopedia devoted to Christian writers and books. In addition to an overview of the Christian literature, this encyclopedia includes more than 40 essays on the principal genres of Christian literature and more than 400 bio-bibliographical essays describing the principal writers and their works.

Occasional Sermons and Addresses of Dr C F W Walther

Author : Carl Ferdinand Wilhelm Walther
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Theology in a Global Context

Author : Hans Schwarz
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In this book, Hans Schwarz leads us into the web of Christian theology's recent past from Kant and Schleiermacher to Mbiti and Zizoulas, pointing out all the theologians of the last two hundred years who have had a major impact beyond their own context. With an eye to the blending of theology and biography, Schwarz draws the lines of connection between theologians, their history, and wider theological movements. - Publisher.

Holy Communion

Author : Joel R. Baseley
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The Catholic Church

Author : Walter Kasper
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Walter Kasper is already well-known and loved throughout the English-speaking world. He has held high office in the Vatican but until his recent retirement has felt constrained from publishing what he really thinks and his vision of the Church for the future. Kasper brings to conclusion a project that has been pursued for years, as it joins together his greatest monographs on the subject of God's teaching and Christology. The book covers three main topics: Nature, Reality and the Mission of the Church. The introductory section is autobiographical and the reader can see Kasper's personal and theological way in to and with the Church. He develops the actual ecclesiological exegesis - for Kasper the representation of the Being of the Church is not about empirical description, but rather a testimony of being. He emphasizes that nobody is able to apply the stereotypical and idealistic image of the heavens to the critical acknowledgement of the church's present. The program of the Church is ultimately not self-directed but rather remains oriented towards the finalization of the arrival of the kingdom of God and the spiritual healing of the human race.


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Mandate to Difference

Author : Walter Brueggemann
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In Mandate to Difference, renowned theologian Walter Brueggemann sets forth a new vision of the Christian church in today's world. Based on speaking engagements surrounding his critical passion and conviction that the church in this moment must set itself in tension with the rest of the world, these essays call the church to courageously defy political polarization, consumerism, and militarism.