Gerald O'Collins SJ's Christology: Origins, Developments, Debates PDF

By Gerald O'Collins SJ

The learn of Jesus continues to be relevant to Christianity. “Who used to be and is Jesus?” and “What has he performed for us and for our world?” are the most important questions that call for cautious attention and perennial solutions. those Christological questions succeed in to the guts of Christian identity—both in its realizing of itself and in its relation to different global religions.

In Christology: Origins, Developments, Debates Gerald O’Collins maintains his groundbreaking paintings in Christology through first tracing its significant advancements over the past fifty years. He subsequent turns to a theology of resurrection—Christology’ s crucial event—and the foundational roles performed by way of its nice witnesses, Peter and Paul. O’Collins then masterfully constructs a "theology of religions" that explores the connection of Christianity to different dwelling faiths accurately in gentle of the priesthood of Jesus Christ.

Christology engages the riches of the culture and the demanding situations of the current to assist students and scholars alike who desire to clutch the centrality of the second one individual of the Trinity to the Christian faith.

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