The Resource Islam and Christianity : theological themes in comparative perspective, John Renard

Islam and Christianity : theological themes in comparative perspective, John Renard

Label
Islam and Christianity : theological themes in comparative perspective
Title
Islam and Christianity
Title remainder
theological themes in comparative perspective
Statement of responsibility
John Renard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In light of the widespread public perception of incompatibility between Islam and Christianity, this book provides a much-needed straightforward comparison of these two great faith traditions from a broad theological perspective. Award-winning scholar John Renard illuminates the similarities as well as the differences between Islam and Christianity through a clear exploration of four major dimensions--historical, creedal, institutional, and ethical and spiritual. Throughout, the book features comparisons between concrete elements such as creedal statements, prayer texts, and writings from major. -- Publisher description
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
297.2/83
Index
index present
LC call number
BP172
LC item number
.R462 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Islam and Christianity : theological themes in comparative perspective, John Renard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Christian-Muslim Theological Dialogue in Retrospect ---- Introduction: Theological Themes and Subdisciplines ---- Part One: Historical dimensions: interpreting god's communication and divine engagement in time and space. 1. Sacred Sources and Community Origins --- 2. Development and Spread ---- Part Two: Creedal dimensions: faith and the development of theology as a religious discipline. 3. From Story to Creed --- 4. The Emergence of Theological Disciplines ---- Part Three: Institutional dimensions: the structures of theologically grounded community. 5. Beneath the Brick and Mortar --- 6. Institutions in Action ---- Part Four: Ethical and spiritual dimensions: mapping outward and inward journeys of faith. 7. Sources, Methods, and Social Values in Theological Ethics --- 8. Sources and Models in Traditions of Spirituality --- 9. Themes in Prayer and Mystical Theology ---- Epilogue: Reflections on the Prospects for Christian-Muslim Theological Dialogue
Control code
ocn703167416
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 314 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948334
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b32179224
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703167416
  • pebcs0520948335

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