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Product Description: Joseph A. Bracken argues that the failure of theology and science to generate cohesion is the lack of an integrated system of interpretation of the Christian faith that consciously accords with the insights and discoveries of contemporary science...read more

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9781451482058 | Fortress Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Joseph A.

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Product Description: Albert Einstein is often quoted as saying that "God does not play dice," claiming an orderly and predictable structure to the universe. Today, advances and presumptions in the field of quantum mechanics pose a serious challenge to such a position...read more

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9780814680520 | Michael Glazier, April 15, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Albert Einstein is often quoted as saying that "God does not play dice," claiming an orderly and predictable structure to the universe.

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Product Description: During the Middle Ages, philosophers and theologians argued over the extramental reality of universal forms or essences. In the early modern period, the relation between subjectivity and objectivity, the individual self and knowledge of the outside world, was a rich subject of debate...read more

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9781599471525 | Templeton Foundation Pr, March 1, 2009, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: During the Middle Ages, philosophers and theologians argued over the extramental reality of universal forms or essences.

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Product Description: Drawing on the wisdom and teaching experience of highly respected theologians, the Engaging Theology series builds a firm foundation for graduate study and other ministry formation programs. Each of the six volumes—Scripture, Jesus, God, Discipleship, Anthropology, and Church—is concerned with retrieving, carefully evaluating, and constructively interpreting the Christian tradition...read more

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9780814659908 | Michael Glazier, September 15, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Drawing on the wisdom and teaching experience of highly respected theologians, the Engaging Theology series builds a firm foundation for graduate study and other ministry formation programs.

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Product Description: Aims to reconcile the sometimes conflicting views of traditional Christian doctrines and the modern scientific world. The author introduces Alfred North Whitehead's model of the God-world relationship, and also discusses the work of other contemporary theologians to help Christians reconcile their role in a multi-dimensional pluralistic society...read more
By Joseph A. Bracken and John F. Haught (foreword by)

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9781932031980 | Templeton Foundation Pr, March 1, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Aims to reconcile the sometimes conflicting views of traditional Christian doctrines and the modern scientific world.

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Product Description: Care for the environment is an ever more pressing concern in today's world in which narrow self-interest has blinded us to the growing pollution of atmosphere and seas and the destruction of animal species caused by our indifference and neglect...read more

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9781597525596 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 20, 2006, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Care for the environment is an ever more pressing concern in today's world in which narrow self-interest has blinded us to the growing pollution of atmosphere and seas and the destruction of animal species caused by our indifference and neglect.

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Product Description: Marjorie Suchocki's ground-breaking work "The End of Evil: Process Eschatology in Historical Context (SUNY, 1988) serves as the backdrop for a series of essays by distinguished Christian philosophers and theologians on the usefulness of process thought for the articulation of a contemporary Christian Eschatology in the light of postmodernism and contemporary natural science...read more
By Joseph A. Bracken (editor)

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9780802828118 | Eerdmans Pub Co, April 15, 2005, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Marjorie Suchocki's ground-breaking work "The End of Evil: Process Eschatology in Historical Context (SUNY, 1988) serves as the backdrop for a series of essays by distinguished Christian philosophers and theologians on the usefulness of process thought for the articulation of a contemporary Christian Eschatology in the light of postmodernism and contemporary natural science.

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Product Description: Classical notions of truth and objectivity have steadily eroded in the face of postmodernism. Meeting this challenge head-on, Joseph Bracken here reconstructs the metaphysical tradition of the West on solid new foundations. Drawing on the thought of Alfred North Whitehead, Ervin Laszlo, and Jürgen Habermas, Bracken presents a new philosophical perspective that roots the relationship between God and the world in community...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780802848925 | Eerdmans Pub Co, October 1, 2001, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Classical notions of truth and objectivity have steadily eroded in the face of postmodernism.

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By Joseph A. Bracken (editor) and Marjorie Suchocki (editor)

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9780826408785 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, November 1, 1996, cover price $55.00

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Product Description: Bracken first locates the Infinite as transcendent source and goal of human activity as the notion common to virtually all the major world religions. He suggests that the Infinite is prototypically experienced not as an entity but as an ongoing activity--the principle activity for all beings, including God...read more

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9781570750045 | Orbis Books, June 1, 1995, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Bracken first locates the Infinite as transcendent source and goal of human activity as the notion common to virtually all the major world religions.

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Product Description: Co-published with the College Theology Society.

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9780819144409 | Univ Pr of Amer, April 1, 1985, cover price $75.50 | About this edition: Co-published with the College Theology Society.

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