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These essays in constructive Christian dogmatics treat a cluster of themes: the nature of Holy Scripture and its interpretations; the place of Jesus in modern intellectual culture, and in theological depiction of the nature of the church; and the inseparability of theological and moral reflection. An important series of essays from one of the world's leading contemporary theologians.

The essays assembled here, written over the course of the last five years, form a set of working studies in Christian dogmatics, that delightful activity in which the church praises God by ordering its thinking towards the gospel of Christ. They cluster around three themes. The first of these themes is the nature of Holy Scripture and its interpretation. Recent theology has happily witnessed the gradual narrowing of the gap between systematic theology and biblical studies, as first hermeneutical
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