Path

Success

Path Created with Sketch.

Warning

Path

Error

FREE SHIPPING Every Day With Purchases Of $60 Or More Of Eligible Items. Online Orders Only.
Cokesbury

The Christian Tradition

A History of the Development of Doctrine, Volume 5: Christian Doctrine and Modern Culture (Since 170
  • By Jaroslav Pelikan
$17.99
($23.00)
Product Description
Jaroslav Pelikan begins this volume with the crisis of orthodoxy that confronted all Christian denominations by the beginning of the eighteenth century and continues through the twentieth century in its particular concerns with ecumenism. The modern period in the history of Christian doctrine, Pelikan demonstrates, may be defined as the time when doctrines that had been assumed more than debated for most of Christian history were themselves called into question: the idea of revelation, the uniqueness of Christ, the authority of Scripture, the expectation of life after death, even the very transcendence of God.
-Knowledge of the immense intellectual effort invested in the construction of the edifice of Christian doctrine by the best minds of each successive generation is worth having. And there can hardly be a more lucid, readable and genial guide to it than this marvellous work.---Economist
-This volume, like the series which it brings to a triumphant conclusion, may be unreservedly recommended as the best one-stop introduction currently available to its subject.---Alister E. McGrath, Times Higher Education Supplement
-Professor Pelikan's series marks a significant departure, and in him we have at last a master teacher.---Marjorie O'Rourke Boyle, Commonweal
-Pelikan's book marks not only the end of a dazzling scholarly effort but the end of an era as well. There is reason to suppose that nothing quite like it will be tried again.---Harvey Cox, Washington Post Book World
free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
Usually ships in 4-5 business days. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
  • Additional Details
  • Additional Details
    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9780226653808
    • Manufacturer: Univ Of Chicago Pr
    • ISBN 13: 9780226653808
    • ISBN 10: 0226653803
    • Language of Text: English
    • Publication Date: 10/04/1991
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Jaroslav Pelikan
    • Page Count: 414
    • Width: 5.86 inches
    • Height: 1.08 inches
    • Length: 8.96 inches
    • Weight: 0.07 pounds

     
    Shipping & Returns
    This item is available for return. At Cokesbury, we offer various expedited shipping methods for an additional charge during checkout. However, products with long lead times and those shipped from a Cokesbury Connect Partner are not eligible for expedited shipping. If you select expedited shipping at checkout and your order includes items that cannot be expedited, you will receive a notice explaining that not all items are eligible.
  • Kit components
    The following items and their quantities are included in the kit product: The Christian Tradition

    Quantity Included   Item Format SKU Individual Price