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The Uncontrolling Love of God
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Thomas Jay Oord
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-09 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Can we say God is all-controlling if evil is genuine and randomness is real? If God is capable of controlling any situation or person and is both willing and able to stop evil from occurring, how do we make sense of the cruel and unpredictable realities of life? Should we
Uncontrolling Love
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: L Michaels, Gloria Coffin, Craig Drurey, Chris Baker, Donna Fiser Ward, Graden Kirksey
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-07 - Publisher: SacraSage Press

What if God is not in control? And what if, instead, God always expresses uncontrolling love? Eighty leading thinkers explore the implications of a new way to think about God, the world, and our everyday lives. Their conclusions are radical, whether their writing is in story form or more academic.
The Uncontrolling Love of God
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Thomas Jay Oord
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-09 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Rarely does a new theological position emerge to account well for life in the world, including not only goodness and beauty but also tragedy and randomness. Drawing from Scripture, science, philosophy and various theological traditions, Thomas Jay Oord offers a novel theology of providence—essential kenosis—that emphasizes God's inherently noncoercive love
Uncontrolling Love
Language: en
Pages: 406
Authors: Lisa Michaels
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-24 - Publisher:

What if God is not in control? And what if this lack of control isn't because God is weak or uninvolved? What if, instead, God's powerful and universal love is inherently uncontrolling? In this book, more than eighty writers explore uncontrolling love, an idea first suggested by Thomas Jay Oord
God and the Problem of Evil
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Chad Meister, James K. Dew Jr.
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-16 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

The problem of evil has produced many responses and elicited vigorous debate. In this multiview book, five philosophical theologians discuss and defend different solutions to this ancient problem: Phillip Cary on the classic view, William Lane Craig on Molinism, William Hasker on open theism, Thomas J. Oord on essential kenosis,