Living Word A Theological Study of Preaching and the Church

ISBN-10: 157910942X

ISBN-13: 9781579109424

Edition: N/A

Authors: Gustaf Wingren

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List price: $24.00
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 4/24/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Publisher's Note
The Word and Men
The Word is to be preached, and men are to listen
Theology's recovery of the Biblical proclamation
The purpose of this book in the theological task
The Escape from False Dilemmas
The congregation is in the Bible
Christ's conquest is for the congregation
'Edification' builds up the congregation in Christ
The Bible as Message
The Bible's unity is found when it is preached
The Bible's theme is the conflict of God and the Devil
The Bible's realism
Christ the Lord of the Scriptures
The Scriptures proclaim a conflict and a victory
The Old and New Testaments are thus united
The death and the resurrection are inseparable
The Bible and Preaching
The centrality of preaching in the history of the world
The centrality of preaching in the Gospels
The Bible itself overflows into preaching
Conquered Man
The creation of man by the Word
The image of God restored by the picture of Christ
Preaching's conflict with sin, death and guilt
Creation and Redemption
Redemption: a critique of Pietism
Creation: a critique of Barthianism
The task of the preacher is to do battle
The Ministry of Reconciliation
The commission of the ministry
The authority of the ministry
The priest and the congregation
The Word and Faith
Christ and I are present in the Word
God and man are active in the Word
Faith in the Word is true human life
Death and Resurrection
Preaching must answer: did Christ rise?
The nature of preaching's answer
The significance of Christ's resurrection for our faith
Preaching the resurrection to the twentieth century
The Law and the Gospel
'Law and grace' is 'death and resurrection'
The law and secular authority in Luther and today
Luther's doctrine of man under the law
Excursus: Emphasis on the outward in the New Testament and in Luther's thought
Baptism and the Lord's Supper
The place of baptism in the Gospel
The Lord's Supper: 'the real presence is heard'
Word and sacraments in the Church
Word and sacraments in human life
The Downfall of Satan
Conflict with Satan is vital to preaching
Preaching is the restoration of nature
The forgiveness of sins and the resurrection of the dead
The Communion of Saints
Christian fellowship is natural fellowship
The Christian mission involves an open Church
The boundaries of the Church cannot be determined
God Speaks--Man Listens
The Christian week and the Christian year
Preaching's exposition of the Christian year
Divisions of the text and of the congregation
Preaching's exposition of the Bible
The Divine and the Human
Luther's understanding of the communicatio idiomatum
The communicatio idiomatum in the Word
The necessary humanity of preaching and the Church
Our need of a theology of the Word
Index of names and subjects
Index of Biblical references
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