4 edition of African Christian theology in the contemporary context found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-250).February 2002.
|Statement||Marianum Pub. Co.|
|Publishers||Marianum Pub. Co.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 116 p. :|
|Number of Pages||74|
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But as one who genuinely loved them, Africans wanted Christ to intervene in their present subjugation, exploitation, and dehumanizing circumstances under the colonial power.
This Christology has attempted to give meaning to the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ in the lives of Western believers.
Yet they are thought to have advanced mystical power, which enables them to communicate easily with both the family and God.
The Primal Vision, Christian Presence amid African Religion, 1963, p. He was previously Head of the Postgraduate School, South African Theological Seminary, and Provost and Professor of Theology and Ethics at Jos ECWA Theological Seminary JETS. The mode of Logos Christology that one finds in Origen, for example, is an innovative application of the understanding of Jesus Christ as Logos incarnate ; a new key but not discontinuous with the Johannine suggestive mode or the clarificatory mode of Justin Martyr.
It is easy to be bullish on the growth of the church in Africa. Author: Izunna Okonkwo Publisher: Xlibris Corporation Size: 50. Best Sellers Rank: 5,853,919 in Books• 18 MB Format: PDF, Mobi Category : Religion Languages : en Pages : 132 View: 1905 Book Description African Christian theology has been developing for the last four decades.
This book, therefore, constitutes an excellent introduction to systematic theology in relation to the traditional African worldview. Hayward Edinburgh House Press, 1963p. From the beginning of the African theology movement, it has been suggested that this Christian doctrine can be revived, revised and given new prominence from within the African context. That is, the book seeks to articulate theologies in a way that ordinary Christian can understand.