Tracing the lines : spiritual exercise and the gesture of Christian scholarship /

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Author / Creator:Sweetman, Robert, author.
Imprint:Eugene, Oregon : Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2016.
Description:1 online resource (ix, 177 pages .)
Series:Currents in Reformational Thought Series
Subject:Learning and scholarship -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- Systematic.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
Learning and scholarship -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
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Format: E-Resource Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Tracing the Lines takes on the project of what Christian scholarship is, and should be, today. It does so, however, with an eye to locating similarities in the rich tradition the last nearly two thousand years of Christian scholarship has given birth to. With humility and a sympathetic ear, Sweetman traces the way certain lines of thought have developed over time, showing their strengths, their weaknesses, and their motivation for shaping Christian scholarship in particular ways. Though he locates his own thought within a particular one of these streams, he shows how all of them have contribut.
Other form:Print version: 9781498296830 1498296831