Effective Faith: A Critical Study of the Christology of Juan Luis Segundo

Effective Faith: A Critical Study of the Christology of Juan Luis Segundo

By: Professor Bryan P. Stone (author)Hardback

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This study examines the recent work of Latin American liberation theologian Juan Luis Segundo. The author evaluates Segundo's resources in order to develop a more adequate contemporary Christological method. Stone offers to Christian systematic theology new critical interpretations of the significance of Jesus for human liberation today. Contents: INTRODUCTION: The Problem of Method in Contemporary Christology; The Nature and Task of Christology; The Situation in Liberation Theology; PART I. Segundo's Christology; The Dimension of Praxis: Faith and Ideologies; Jesus and History; The Evolutionary "Key" to Christology; PART II. A Critical Appraisal of Segundo's Christology; Faith, Metaphysics and Praxis; Faith and History; Evolution and "Effective Faith"; PART III. Toward an Alternative Liberation Christology; Jesus and Evolution.

About Author

Bryan P. Stone is Associate Professor of Theology at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California.

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  • ISBN13: 9780819191052
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780819191052
  • weight: 422
  • ISBN10: 0819191051

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