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Lesslie Newbigin

Lesslie Newbigin

Lesslie Newbigin

missionary theologian : a reader

by Lesslie Newbigin

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Newbigin, Lesslie.,
  • Church of South India.,
  • Missions -- Theory.,
  • Ecumenical movement -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-270) and indexes.

    Other titlesMissionary theologian
    Statementcompiled and introduced by Paul Weston.
    ContributionsWeston, Paul, 1957-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV2063 .N4175 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18554635M
    ISBN 100802829821
    LC Control Number2006006708
    OCLC/WorldCa64486547

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    This page is designed to help make writings on and by Lesslie Newbigin available to those without easy access to a theological library. These texts complement the large selection of on-line Newbigin texts at materials. Most of the links below connect you to scanned, published books and articles made available by Google Books (often 75% of content). Newbigin's Gospel in a Pluralist Society: Summary A while back I was invited to speak to a group called Theology on Tap about "The Gospel in a Post-Christian World. The topic, it seemed to me, begged two questions.

    1 Newbigin, Lesslie. The Open Secret: An Introduction to the Theology of Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, Kindle E-book. In The Open Secret, Lesslie Newbigin’s proposal takes a unique perspective that distinctly improves upon other treatments on the topic. Synopsis Shortly before he died in February , Lesslie Newbigin recorded a series of eight minute talks, pitched at a popular level and entitled "A Walk Through the Bible". This volume collects the eight talks. About the Author Lesslie Newbigin () was a theologian /5(17).


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Newbigin, J(ames) E(dward) Lesslie () British missionary bishop in India, theologian, and ecumenical statesman. Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, Newbigin was educated at the University of Cambridge, where he was brought to Christian faith through the ministry of the British Student Christian Movement, which he later served for two years as secretary in Glasgow.

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