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The Mosaic of Christian Belief Twenty Centuries of Unity & Diversity

The Mosaic of Christian Belief Twenty Centuries of Unity & Diversity

by Roger E. Olson

An ECPA 2003 Gold Medallion Finalist! The story of Christian theology has often been divisive and disjointed. Providing this companion volume to his earlier work The Story of Christian Theology, Roger E. Olson thematically traces the contours of Christian belief down through the ages, revealing a pattern of both unity and diversity. He fin… Read more…

Against Calvinism
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Against Calvinism

by Roger E. Olson, Maurice England and Maurice England

Calvinist theology has been debated and promoted for centuries. But is it a theology that should last? Roger Olson suggests that Calvinism, also commonly known as Reformed theology, holds an unwarranted place in our list of accepted theologies. In Against Calvinism, readers will find scholarly arguments explaining why Calvinist theology is incorrect and how … Read more…

The Story of Christian Theology: Twenty Centuries of Tradition and Reform

The Story of Christian Theology: Twenty Centuries of Tradition and Reform

by Roger E. Olson

Voted a 2000 Book of the Year by Christianity TodayWinner of a year 2000 ECPA Gold Medallion Award History is made up of stories--narratives that recount the events, movements, ideas and lives that have shaped religions and nations. Theologian Roger Olson believes that the history of Christian theology should be told as such a story, one replete with thi… Read more…

Essentials of Christian Thought

Essentials of Christian Thought

by Roger E. Olson

Christians disagree on doctrine, politics, church government, certain moral questions—just about everything under the sun, it can seem. Yet a unity remains, centered around a core outlook on God and the world that is common to all believers.Or at least, such an outlook should unite Christians of all theological and church backgrounds. However, alternat… Read more…

Finding God in the Shack Seeking Truth in a Story of Evil and Redemption

Finding God in the Shack Seeking Truth in a Story of Evil and Redemption

by Roger E. Olson

The Shack has touched millions of readers with its portrayal of a compassionate God in the face of great evil. Many have identified with the main character's Great Sadness, the terrible burden of grief that often accompanies and follows a deep loss, for the Great Sadness is part of the human condition. And it compels us to ask, Where is God? Who is God?&… Read more…

Essentials of Christian Thought: Audio Lectures
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Essentials of Christian Thought: Audio Lectures

by Roger E. Olson and Roger Olson

The Zondervan Biblical and Theological Lectures series provides a unique audio learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook's direct narration of a book's text, The Essentials of Christian Thought: Audio Lectures includes high-quality live recordings of college-level lectures that cover the important points from each subject as well … Read more…

The Journey of Modern Theology: From Reconstruction to Deconstruction

The Journey of Modern Theology: From Reconstruction to Deconstruction

by Roger E. Olson

Modernity has been an age of revolutions—political, scientific, industrial and philosophical. Consequently, it has also been an age of revolutions in theology, as Christians attempt to make sense of their faith in light of the cultural upheavals around them, what Walter Lippman once called the "acids of modernity." Modern theology is the result of … Read more…


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