By Alan P.F. Sell
"Some theologians trumpet their arguments; others, with less fanfare, easily get on with the dogmatic job. Huw Parri Owen used to be of the latter breed. His paintings keeps to pay off cautious examine as a version of transparent, reasoned, cautious theology knowledgeable via the Christian culture and the biblical witness. So it's a pride to commend this research of Owen's proposal via Professor Alan promote. It bargains a good, balanced, but serious account of a few of the relevant subject matters in Owen's paintings, with a watch to the interlocutors and pursuits to which Owen addressed himself. i'm hoping it is going to commend Owen to a brand new iteration of readers as a twentieth-century theologian beneficial of significant highbrow engagement."
-Oliver D. Crisp
Professor of Systematic Theology
Fuller Theological Seminary
"Sell the following retrieves the idea of an under-known, undervalued Welsh theologian-philosopher who made a few major contributions towards 'a average, experientially grounded Christian faith.' Sell's remedy is, as ever, evenhanded. He acknowledges Owen's wish to be 'reasonable' with no being a rationalist in religion whereas additionally insisting at the major fact of expertise, which tempers all else in his total theology. Owen's inspiration is instructive; and this fantastic paintings makes it obtainable to a brand new generation."
-Donald okay. McKim
Executive Editor for Theology and Reference
Westminster John Knox Press
Alan P. F. promote, a philosopher-theologian and ecumenist, is hired in learn, writing, and lecturing within the uk and in a foreign country. He has held educational positions in England, Canada, and Wales, and ecclesiastical posts in England and Geneva. he's the writer or editor of over thirty books, together with Confessing and Commending the religion (Wipf & inventory, 2006) and Hinterland Theology (Wipf & inventory, 2008).
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