Publisher description for Theology : the basic readings / Alister E. McGrath.

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This short, balanced and accessible Reader introduces the Christian faith through important theological readings, covering historical, modern, denominational, gender, liberal and traditional issues. It is the ideal accompaniment to the bestselling textbook, Theology: The Basics, 2nd edition.

Edited by leading theologian, Alister E. McGrath, this volume brings together a range of readings which act as an introduction to the Christian faith

Includes 56 readings chosen for their balanced portrayal of chronology, denomination, gender, and theological orientation

Provides an introduction and analysis of each reading, along with a helpful glossary

Uses the Apostle’s Creed as an accessible framework to introduce readers to writings on key issues, such as faith, God, Jesus, creation and salvation

Encourages readers to interact with each text and to engage with primary sources.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Theology -- History.