The Decalogue through the Centuries: From the Hebrew by Jeffrey P. Greenman,Timothy Larsen PDF

By Jeffrey P. Greenman,Timothy Larsen

This selection of essays by means of sought after students surveys the ways that the Decalogue—the Ten Commandments—has been understood and appropriated from biblical occasions till this present day. With chapters dedicated to significant thinkers—such as Aquinas, Barth, Calvin, Luther, Maimonides, and Wesley—the writers discover methods the Decalogue has supplied theological, moral, ethical, and devotional mirrored image all through many aspects of spiritual proposal. The items show either the continuities in interpretation in the course of the centuries in addition to ways that person theologians departed from reigning readings to enhance new directions.

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