An accessible introduction to Christian philosophical theology
Philosophical or analytic theology seeks to employ philosophical tools while studying topics in Christian theology and examining the logical consistency or intelligibility of some of the key doctrines of the Christian faith. In this accessible introduction, An Introduction to Christian Philosophical Theology, A Video Study, Stephen T. Davis and Eric T. Yang first explain the scope, relevance, and value of philosophical theology and then applies its conceptual tools to examine each of the core Christian doctrines:
The final session briefly addresses some additional theological issues including petitionary prayer, eschatology, and original sin.
Designed for beginning students and non-specialists this guide provides the ideal entry point for not only understanding what philosophical theology is but also for how it can provide valuable insights for how we think about the core doctrines of the Christian faith.
Session Titles and Runtimes:
0 - Introduction (7 min)
1 - Philosophical Theology: What Is It? Why Do We Need It? (19 min)
2 - Revelation and Scripture (20 min)
3 - The Triune God (27 min)
4 - The Incarnation (25 min)
5 - Redemption and Atonement (23 min)
6 - Resurrection and Life after Death (27 min)
7 - Heaven and Hell (21 min)
8 - Additional Theological Issues (14 min)