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Problems With Atonement: The Origins of, and Controversy about, the Atonement Doctrine, Finlan PhD, Stephen
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Author Name:    Finlan PhD, Stephen

Title:   Problems With Atonement: The Origins of, and Controversy about, the Atonement Doctrine

Binding:   PAPERBACK

Book Condition:   New

Publisher:    Michael Glazier 

ISBN Number:   0814652204 / 9780814652206

Seller ID:   ING9780814652206

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The origins of atonement are found in Paul's writings. Popular Christian theology has understood them to mean that God demanded a bloody victim to pay for human sin. In Problems with Atonement Stephen Finlan examines the Christian doctrine of atonement and current debates about it. He considers its biblical foundation in Pauline texts, the Old Testament background, and the theological questions under discussion about atonement. He provides ancient historical background and raises questions, such as whether the Incarnation must be understood through the lens of atonement. Chapters are "Chapter 1: Sacrifice and Scapegoat," "Chapter 2: Paul's Use of Cultic Imagery," "Chapter 3: Atonement after Paul," "Chapter 4: Rationalizing the Atonement Doctrine," and "Chapter 5: The Incarnation."



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