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By Luigi Giussani,Damian Bacich

ISBN-10: 0773541977

ISBN-13: 9780773541979

ISBN-10: 0773543007

ISBN-13: 9780773543003

In American Protestant Theology, Luigi Giussani strains the historical past of the main significant theological expressions and the cultural importance of yankee Protestantism, from its origins in seventeenth-century Puritanism to the Nineteen Fifties.

Giussani clarifies and assesses components of Protestantism comparable to the democratic method of Church-State kinfolk, "The nice Awakening," Calvinism and Trinitarianism, and liberalism. His wealthy references and analytical descriptions reconstruct an summary of the improvement of a faith that has nice significance within the context of non secular existence and American tradition. He additionally screens complete appreciate for the non secular intensity from which Protestantism was once born and the place it may well achieve, and expresses nice admiration for its so much sought after thinkers and non secular leaders, together with Jonathan Edwards, Horace Bushnell, Walter Rauschenbusch, Reinhold Niebuhr, and Paul Tillich.

Further testomony to Giussani's clear-minded and complete wisdom of Christianity, American Protestant Theology makes the paintings of a grasp theologian to be had in English for the 1st time.

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