Christian theology evolves out of questions which are requested in a selected state of affairs approximately how the Bible speaks to that scenario. This Zondervan e-book, African Christian Theology, is written to handle questions that come up from the African context. it really is meant to aid scholars and others detect how theology impacts our minds, our hearts, and our lives. As such, it speaks not just to Africans yet to all who search to appreciate and reside out their religion of their personal societies. the writer is familiar with either biblical theology and the African worldview and throws gentle on parts the place they overlap, the place they diverge, and why this issues. He explores conventional African understandings of God and the way he finds himself, the African knowing of sin and method the Bible sees sin, and the way the paintings of Christ might be understood in African phrases. The remedy of Christian dwelling makes a speciality of issues which are suitable to Christians in Africa and in different places, facing issues similar to benefits and curses and the function of the church as a Christian group. The e-book concludes with a dialogue of biblical pondering on dying and the afterlife during which it additionally addresses the position characteristically ascribed to African ancestors.
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