The Resource Surprised by scripture : engaging contemporary issues, N.T. Wright

Surprised by scripture : engaging contemporary issues, N.T. Wright

Label
Surprised by scripture : engaging contemporary issues
Title
Surprised by scripture
Title remainder
engaging contemporary issues
Statement of responsibility
N.T. Wright
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bishop, Bible scholar, and bestselling author N. T. Wright here provides a series of case studies on how to apply the Bible to the pressing issues of today. Among the topics Wright addresses are the intersection of religion and science, why women should be allowed to be ordained, what we get wrong and how we can do better when Christians engage in politics, why the Christian belief in heaven means we should be at the forefront of the environmental movement, and many more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, N. T.
Dewey number
261
Index
index present
LC call number
BR115.C8
LC item number
W755 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christianity and culture
  • Theology
Label
Surprised by scripture : engaging contemporary issues, N.T. Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing the divide between science and religion -- Do we need a historical Adam? -- Can a scientist believe in the Resurrection? -- The biblical case for ordaining women -- Jesus is coming-- plant a tree! -- 9/11, tsunamis, and the new problem of evil -- How the Bible reads the modern world -- Idolatry 2.0 -- Our politics are too small -- How to engage tomorrow's world -- Apocalypse and the beauty of God -- Becoming people of hope
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 223 pages
Isbn
9780062230539
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013051295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859586289
  • 694583
  • (OCoLC)ocn859586289
  • 694583
Label
Surprised by scripture : engaging contemporary issues, N.T. Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Healing the divide between science and religion -- Do we need a historical Adam? -- Can a scientist believe in the Resurrection? -- The biblical case for ordaining women -- Jesus is coming-- plant a tree! -- 9/11, tsunamis, and the new problem of evil -- How the Bible reads the modern world -- Idolatry 2.0 -- Our politics are too small -- How to engage tomorrow's world -- Apocalypse and the beauty of God -- Becoming people of hope
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 223 pages
Isbn
9780062230539
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013051295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859586289
  • 694583
  • (OCoLC)ocn859586289
  • 694583

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