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The Resource Reading the decree : exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth, David Gibson

Reading the decree : exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth, David Gibson

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Reading the decree : exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth
Title
Reading the decree
Title remainder
exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth
Statement of responsibility
David Gibson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What role does the interpretation of Scripture play in theological construction? In Reading the Decree David Gibson examines the exegesis of election in John Calvin and Karl Barth, and considers the relationship between election and Christology in their thought. He argues that for both Calvin and Barth their doctrine of election and its exegetical moorings are christologically shaped, but in significantly different ways. Building on Richard A. Muller's conceptual distinction between Calvin's soteriological christocentrism and Barth's principial christocentrism, Gibson carefully explores their
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N$T
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1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibson, David
Dewey number
230.01
Index
index present
LC call number
BT809
LC item number
.G53 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
T & T Clark studies in systematic theology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Calvin, Jean
  • Barth, Karl
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Election (Theology)
  • Salvation
  • Barth, Karl
  • Calvin, Jean
  • Jesus Christ
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Christology
  • Election (Theology)
  • Salvation
  • Theology, Doctrinal
Label
Reading the decree : exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth, David Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-211) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Calvin, Barth and Christocentrism -- Introduction -- Christ and election -- Exegesis and election -- On comparing Calvin and Barth -- Mapping the argument -- Christology and election -- Introduction -- Jesus Christ as the subject of election -- Jesus Christ as the object of election -- Conclusion : Trinity and election -- Community and election -- Introduction -- Calvin on Israel and the Church -- Barth on the community -- Romans 9.1-23 -- Romans 9.24-11.36 -- Conclusion : covenant and election -- Hermeneutics and election -- Introduction -- The hermeneutics of election in Calvin -- The hermeneutics of election in Barth -- Conclusion : revelation and election -- Conclusion
Control code
558716619
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 221 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567552365
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558716619
Label
Reading the decree : exegesis, election and Christology in Calvin and Barth, David Gibson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-211) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Calvin, Barth and Christocentrism -- Introduction -- Christ and election -- Exegesis and election -- On comparing Calvin and Barth -- Mapping the argument -- Christology and election -- Introduction -- Jesus Christ as the subject of election -- Jesus Christ as the object of election -- Conclusion : Trinity and election -- Community and election -- Introduction -- Calvin on Israel and the Church -- Barth on the community -- Romans 9.1-23 -- Romans 9.24-11.36 -- Conclusion : covenant and election -- Hermeneutics and election -- Introduction -- The hermeneutics of election in Calvin -- The hermeneutics of election in Barth -- Conclusion : revelation and election -- Conclusion
Control code
558716619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567552365
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558716619

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