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One of the most significant trends in academic theology today, which emerges within Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox points of view, is the growing interest in theologies of retrieval. This mode of thinking puts a special stress upon subjecting classic theological texts to a close reading, with a view toward using the resources that they provide to understand and address contemporary theological issues.

This volume offers an understanding of what theologies of retrieval are, what their rationale is, and what their strengths and weaknesses are. The contributions provided by a distinguished team of theologians answer the important questions that existing work has raised, expand on suggestions that have not yet been fully developed, summarize ideas to highlight themes that are relevant to the topics of this volume, and air new critiques that will spur further debate.

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ISBN

978-0567666796

Publication Date

11-30-2017

Publication Source

Theologies of retrieval : an exploration and appraisal

Inclusive pages

pp. 213-228

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publisher

Bloomsbury T & T Clark

City

New York

Keywords

Hermeneutics;

Disciplines

Comparative Methodologies and Theories | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion

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