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Expositions of the Psalms 1-32 (Vol. 1)
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Saint Augustine, John E. Rotelle
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: New City Press

This is the first volume of the long-awaited translation of one of Augustine’s classics and a great work in Christian literature. Newly translated by Maria Boulding, O.S.B., whose masterful translation of Augustine’s Confessions in the same series has been praised as being “of a different level of excellence from practically
The Gravity of Sin
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Matt Jenson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-02-08 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Matt Jenson argues that the image of being 'curved in on oneself' is the best paradigm for understanding sin relationally, that it has sufficient explanatory breadth and depth to be of service to contemporary Christian theology. He looks to Augustine as the Christian source for this image in his various
The Psalms as Christian Lament
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Bruce K. Waltke, James M. Houston, Erika Moore
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-06 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The Psalms as Christian Lament, a companion volume to The Psalms as Christian Worship, uniquely blends verse-by-verse commentary with a history of Psalms interpretation in the church from the time of the apostles to the present. Bruce Waltke, James Houston, and Erika Moore examine ten lament psalms, including six of
The Knowledge of God: Essays on God, Christ, and Church
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Michael Allen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-13 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The Knowledge of God turns to consider the knowledge of God revealed in the Word of God, with several essays addressing the doctrine of God, then the person of Christ, and finally the miracle of the church. Michael Allen shows the exegetical shape of historical and dogmatic reasoning as well
Conceptual Blending in Early Christian Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Aleksander Gomola
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-19 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Cognitive linguists and biblical and patristic scholars have recently given more attention to the presence of conceptual blends in early Christian texts, yet there has been so far no comprehensive study of the general role of conceptual blending as a generator of novel meanings in early Christianity as a religious