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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 background of the main significant theological expressions and the cultural value of yankee Protestantism, from its origins in seventeenth-century Puritanism to the Fifties.

Giussani clarifies and assesses parts of Protestantism reminiscent of the democratic method of Church-State kin, "The nice Awakening," Calvinism and Trinitarianism, and liberalism. His wealthy references and analytical descriptions reconstruct an summary of the advance of a faith that has nice value within the context of religious existence and American tradition. He additionally monitors complete admire for the non secular intensity from which Protestantism was once born and the place it will probably achieve, and expresses nice admiration for its such a lot favourite thinkers and religious leaders, together with Jonathan Edwards, Horace Bushnell, Walter Rauschenbusch, Reinhold Niebuhr, and Paul Tillich.

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

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