Acts of God in History: Studies Towards Recovering a by Roland Deines,Christoph Ochs,Peter Watts

By Roland Deines,Christoph Ochs,Peter Watts

The 11 reviews during this quantity are attached by way of the conviction that God acts in background and that it continues to be valuable for biblical exegesis to combine this into its technique. Roland Deines provides old and methodological concerns to track how God was once skilled inside old occasions and the way such occasions encouraged the formation of Scripture. issues diversity from the Pharisees to Bar Kokhba, and from the ancient Jesus to the Apostolic decrees, with Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI) on Jesus and Martin Hengel on Jesus' pre-existence and incarnation mentioned as specific methodological examples. Roland Deines intends those experiences to be contributions in the direction of a theologically encouraged historiography. His target is to suggest a doable studying of background lower than the idea that the single God to whom the Holy Scriptures of the Jewish-Christian culture undergo witness is certainly the author, sustainer and perfecter of this global and its history.

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