Anglicanism and the Christian Church: Theological Resources in Historical Perspective

Anglicanism and the Christian Church: Theological Resources in Historical Perspective by Paul Avis epub pdf fb2

Title: Anglicanism and the Christian Church: Theological Resources in Historical Perspective
Author: Paul Avis
ISBN10: 0567088499
ISBN13: 978-0567088499
Publisher: T&T Clark Int'l; 2nd Edition edition (August 15, 2002)
Language: English
Subcategory: World
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Pages: 415 pages
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Anglicanism and the Christian Church: Theological Resources in Historical Perspective by Paul Avis


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This is a work of considerable strategic importance for the ecumenical movement and for the Anglican Communion. It describes and interprets Anglican understanding of the Christian Church, from the Reformation to the present day.This book presents the development of Anglican identity and ecclesiology in its historical context, focusing particularly on Anglican engagement with the Roman Catholic and Protestant traditions. The book also provides substantial accounts of the major Anglican theologians, from Richard Hooker to modern writers.In this new and expanded edition, Paul Avis includes discussions of the influence of evangelical theology and reflects on the integrity of Anglicanism for the future.