By Ben Pugh
Atonement Theories considerably updates earlier histories of the doctrine, supplying research of a few attention-grabbing and hugely major fresh advancements. It additionally intriguingly highlights at quite a few issues the place points of this important message of Christianity may well discover a connection inside modern culture.
This e-book will empower the reader to fast achieve a operating wisdom of present debates and the background at the back of them.
"Ben Pugh provides us a useful modern advisor to the range of money owed of the atonement which have been complicated, and a really appropriate assessment of them. The reader looking a map of up to date atonement theology will locate it the following; the reader considering which modern money owed are right, and that are in mistakes, can be challenged and expert through this booklet. the full is discovered yet readable, and a helpful addition to the literature at the atonement."
--Stephen R. Holmes, college of St. Andrews, Scotland, UK
"This ebook plugs a spot within the contemporary avalanche of writing concerning the atonement. In reviewing the origins of varied theories of the atonement, together with very contemporary ones, it highlights either the iconic worth and provisionality of all such types that grapple with the valuable fact that 'Christ died for us.' it's a strangely informative and available survey that isn't afraid to query a few taken-for-granted assumptions. Its 'forays' into fresh renowned perspectives provide it additional price. this can end up a really invaluable publication to these interested by the atonement, even the place they might fluctuate from a few of its evaluations."
--Derek Tidball, London tuition of Theology, Middlesex, UK
Ben Pugh is Lecturer in Theology at Cliff university, united kingdom. he's the writer of The King of the Jews (2014).
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