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Published: 20 May 2019

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198746195

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Christian Character Formation

Lutheran Studies of the Law, Anthropology, Worship, and Virtue

Gifford A. Grobien

Oxford Studies in Theological Ethics

  • Argues that Christian righteousness is bestowed and becomes active primarily in worship, particularly through the congregational use of the means of grace
  • Explores the worship, life, character, and activity of those who are made righteous and holy in union with Christ
  • Offers broad engagement with Martin Luther and Lutheran sources, particularly with respect to the law, personhood, and virtue