Genius of Luther's Theology A Wittenberg Way of Thinking for the Contemporary Church

ISBN-10: 080103180X
ISBN-13: 9780801031809
Edition: 2007
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Book details

Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Baker Academic
Publication date: 2/1/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.012
Language: English

This volume offers a unique approach to the study of the great German reformer, Martin Luther. Robert Kolb and Charles Arand offer an introduction to two significant themes that form the heart of Luther??'s theology. The first theme concerns what it means to be truly human. For Luther, ???passive righteousness??? described the believer??'s response to God??'s grace. But there was also an ???active righteousness??? that defined the relationship of the believer to the world. The second theme involves God??'s relation to his creation through his Word, first creating and then redeeming the world. Clergy and general readers will find here a helpful introduction to Luther??'s theology and its continuing importance for applying the good news of the gospel to the contemporary world.

Charles P. Arand (ThD, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis) holds the Waldemar and June Schuette Chair in Systematic Theology at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the author of That I May Be His Own: An Overview of Luther's Catechisms and Testing the Boundaries: Windows to Lutheran Identity.

Abbreviations
Introduction: The Genius of Luther's Thought
"Our Theology": Luther's Definition of the Human Creature through "Two Kinds of Righteousness"
Luther's Anthropological Matrix
The Core of Human Identity
The Shape of Human Performance
The Subversion of Our Human Identity
The Dynamic of Faith
When the Word Is Spoken, All Things Are Possible: Luther and the Word of God
The Functions of the Word
The Enfleshed and Written Forms of God's Word
The "Means of Grace" as Forms of God's Word
God's Word Takes Form as His People Convey It to One Another
Conclusion: Thinking with Luther in the Twenty-first Century
Bibliography
Index

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