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Transfiguring Luther : the planetary promise of Luther's theology

Author: Vítor Westhelle; David Tracy
Publisher: Eugene, Oregon : Cascade Books, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Martin Luther; Martin Luther
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vítor Westhelle; David Tracy
ISBN: 1625642164 9781625642165 9781498288811 1498288812 9781532600449 1532600445
OCLC Number: 950893665
Description: xv, 338 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Part one: The genius of language: grammar and rhetoric. The quest for language: engaging the head and the heart --
More than enough: letter as solace --
Stories that shape the story --
Faith and love, the space in-between: on the Beatitudes --
Part two: Theology matters. On the playground of God: justification as event and representation --
Beholding the core: reading Chalcedon --
Enduring the scandal: theologia crucis --
Cross and creation --
The groaning mask: ecojustice and the human place in nature --
The church in Eden: on the priesthood of the faithful --
Apocalypse: yet-time and not-yet --
Part three: The planet Luther: transfigurations. Globalization and fragmentation: Lutheran World Federation --
Transfiguring Lutheranism: displacing tradition --
Lutheranism and culture in the Americas: a comparative study --
Contextual hermeneutics --
A communion of teaching and learning --
Luther yet incomplete: a global inquiry --
Planet Luther: challenges and promises --
Part four: Economy and politics: the paradigms. "The third bank of the river": the challenge of modernity --
Two kingdoms doctrine: when the rubber hits the road --
Works, law, and faith: régimes and event in Luther --
Power and politics --
Lutheran social ethics: a sketch --
Conclusion: Inconclusive final notes.
Responsibility: Vitor Westhelle ; foreword by David Tracy.
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