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Published: 15 July 2009

288 Pages

ISBN: 9780199548132

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Newman and the Alexandrian Fathers

Shaping Doctrine in Nineteenth-Century England

Benjamin J. King

Changing Paradigms in Historical and Systematic Theology

  • Gives a fresh perspective on one of the most influential and controversial churchmen of the 19th century
  • Traces Newman's shifting interpretations of the Fathers throughout his life
  • Reassesses Newman's understanding of Christological and Trinitarian doctrine
  • Seeks to bridge the gap between the theologians, biographers, and church historians who write on Newman
  • Concludes with an account of the impact of Newman's influence on the patristic scholarship that followed him

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