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Modern, postmodern and Christian by John Reid

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Published by Handsel Press in Carberry, Scotland .
Written in English


  • Apologetics.,
  • Missions -- Christianity -- 20th century.,
  • Modernism (Christian theology),
  • Postmodernism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn Reid, Lesslie Newbigin, David Pullinger.
SeriesLausanne occasional papers -- no. 27
ContributionsNewbigin, Lesslie., Pullinger, David J., Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization.
LC ClassificationsBT1102 .R45 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19693237M
ISBN 101871828317

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  Dennis McCallum is senior pastor at Xenos Christian Fellowship, also in Columbus, and author of several books. They are coauthors of a new book, The Death of Truth (Bethany House), which assesses the advance of the postmodern outlook in society today. History. Postmodern theology emerged in the s and s when a handful of philosophers who took philosopher Martin Heidegger as a common point of departure began publishing influential books on theology. Some of the more notable works of the era include Jean-Luc Marion's book God Without Being, Mark C. Taylor's book Erring, Charles Winquist's book Desiring Theology, John D.   Postmodernism and the Future of Evangelical Theology and the Christian Church 12/26/ pm ET Updated Star Trek and The Next Generation on the ship Enterprise wanted to explore and seek out new life and "to boldly go where no man has gone before.". Very good. Postmodern Times: A Christian Guide to Contemporary Thought and Culture. This copy of Postmodern Times: A Christian Guide to Contemporary Thought and Culture by Gene Edward Veith, Jr. has been owned previously but is still in very good condition; there are a few pen marks on the sides of the pages.