Quest for the Living God: Mapping Frontiers in the Theology of God

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Concerned with new frontiers in our understanding of God, this book aims to spread the light of theological knowledge, 'ever ancient, ever new'. 'Since the middle of the twentieth century,' writes Elizabeth Johnson, 'there has been a renaissance of new insights into God in the Christian tradition. On different continents, under pressure from historical events and social conditions, people of faith have glimpsed the living God in fresh ways. It is not that a wholly different God is discovered from the One believed in by ...

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ROBERT L

Sep 6, 2012

Outstanding Study

The author expands the idea of God to a much broader concept than most people imagine. She makes you rethink your basic ideas of God.

Edward R

Jul 8, 2011

Good book, but not for those weak of faith

This book was recently deemed unfit for use by undergraduate students by certain Bishops here in the USA. Sadly I agree with them, but not because it is a bad book, but because today's students are both weak of faith and of mind. This is the fault of our educational system and church leaders who have failed to educate.

This book attempts to reach out to those weak of faith but occasionally falls short of the fundamentals of faith. One fundamental area it is strong is the last chapter on the Trinity. If you are looking for a book that reenforces what you already know then this is not the book for you. However if you are open to new ways of viewing your relationship with God (even though you may not agree with them), then this is worth the investment.

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