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God in Action: A Reader.


Jeff Astley

David Brown

Ann Loades


This reader brings together carefully selected material from a wide range of authors on the meaning and status of divine action. It samples the recent literature on providence, miracle, prayer and grace together with some relevant classical texts. Topics include locating God's action, images of divine control, human freedom in relation to providence and grace, the nature of and evidence of miracle, prayer and pain, answers to prayer, and the experience of grace. Contributors include Peter Baelz, Karl Barth, Vincent Brummer, David Hume, David Jenkins, C. S. Lewis, Helen Oppenheimer, D. Z. Phillips, Karl Rahner, Paul Tillich, Thomas Tracy, Victor White and Maurice Wiles.


Astley, J., Brown, D., & Loades, A. (Eds.). (2004). God in Action: A Reader. T&T Clark

Book Type Edited Book
Publication Date 2004
Deposit Date Jun 3, 2010
Series Title Problems in theology, 5
ISBN 05670822372
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