Path

Success

Path Created with Sketch.

Warning

Path

Error

Cokesbury

The Beauty of the Lord

Theology as Aesthetics
  • By Jonathan King
$17.49
($24.99)
Why is God's beauty often absent from our theology?

Rarely do theologians take up the theme of God's beauty--even more rarely do they consider how God's beauty should shape the task of theology itself. But the psalmist says that the heart of the believer's desire is to behold the beauty of the Lord.

In The Beauty of the Lord, Jonathan King restores aesthetics as not merely a valid lens for theological reflection, but an essential one. Jesus, our incarnate Redeemer, displays the Triune God's beauty in his actions and person, from creation to final consummation. How can and should theology better reflect this unveiled beauty?

The Beauty of the Lord is a renewal of a truly aesthetic theology and a properly theological aesthetics.

Read More

free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
Want it in two business days? Order by 1/21/2020 2:00:00 PM and choose Overnight shipping at checkout. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
  • Additional Details
  • Additional Details
    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9781683590583
    • Manufacturer: Lexham Pr
    • ISBN 13: 9781683590583
    • Publication Date: 05/01/2018
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Jonathan King
    Shipping & Returns
    This item is available for return. Cokesbury uses a variety of methods for ground shipping. At your request, we can also expedite order shipments for an additional charge. Cokesbury partners with UPS for these expedited deliveries.