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TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction, Philip Clayton List of Contributors A Naturalistic Christian Faith for the Twenty-First Century: An Essay in Interpretation Arthur Peacocke Preface 1 Chapter1. Prologue: Naturalism, Theism, and Religion 3 Part I Philosophical and Theological Consequences of the Scientific Perspective Chapter 2. Emergentist Monism 14 Chapter 3. Theistic Naturalism 21 Chapter 4. Panentheism 27 Part II The Consequences for Theology of the Re-appraisal of the Natural Chapter 5. The Application of an "Emergentist / Naturalistic / Panentheistic" Perspective 34 Chapter 6. Jesus of Nazareth _ A Naturalistic Interpretation 38 Chapter 7. Jesus the Christ _ A Naturalistic "Incarnation"? 47 Chapter 8. The Eucharist _ A Natural Enactment 55 Chapter 9. God's Interaction with the World 58 Chapter 10. Transforming Grace 62 Chapter 11 Conclusion 73 Appendix A: "God" 75 Appendix B: A Short Life of Jesus 77 Appendix C: God's Interaction with the World 78 Responses 1. Willem B. Drees, "Some Words in Favour of Reductionism, Pantheism, Theism, and More" 2. Christopher C. Knight, "Emergence, Naturalism, and Panentheism: An Eastern Christian Perspective" 3. Karl E. Peters, "Empirical Theology and a 'Naturalistic Christian Faith'" 4. Donald Braxton, "Sacrament and Sacrifice: The Feedback Loops of Religious Community" 5. Ann Pederson, "An Interpretive Reflection on the Juxtaposition of Naturalistic and Christian Faith: Consequences for Re-appraising the Natural from within a Different Theological Lens" 6. Nancey Murphy, "Peacocke: Postmodern Prophet" 7. Robert John Russell, "Arthur Peacocke on Method in Theology and Science and his Model of the Divine/World Interaction: An Appreciative Assessment" 8. Keith Ward, "Personhood, Spirit, and the Supernatural" 9. Philip Clayton, "On Divine and Human Agency: Reflections of a Co-Laborer" 10. Philip Hefner, "Arthur Peacocke's Theology of Possibilities" Reflections on the Responses Nunc Dimittis Arthur Peacocke
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Religion and science.
Naturalism -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.