The Basics
Author(s): Alister E. McGrath
Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Sep 12, 2017
Product Number: EB00712864
Released: Oct 03, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119158103
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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This fourth edition of the international bestseller is the ideal introduction for those who are new to Christian theology. In this revised and expanded edition, the author introduces readers to the central ideas and beliefs, the key debates and the leading thinkers of Christianity. Throughout, the aim is to bring clarity and brevity to the central ideas of theology, both traditional and contemporary. The text comprehensively covers the individual doctrines that form the Christian belief system, weaving together these doctrines, their history, and the intellectual nuance behind them into an inter-connected web. All major Christian denominations are explored, as are their differences and shared customs and beliefs. This rich tapestry results in a clear view of Christianity, providing a coherent vision of the religion in its main forms.

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