Engaging God's World: by Cornelius Plantinga Jr. 9780802839817

Author: Cornelius Plantinga Jr.

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The Bible admonishes Christians to love God with the mind as well as with the heart. Engaging God's World clearly links this scriptural mandate with the pursuit of academic life, extolling the crucial role of Christian higher education in the intellectual and spiritual formation of believers.

Chiefly intended to serve as a primer for students beginning college careers but valuable to thoughtful Christians at every stage of life, this volume spells out the central themes of the Christian faith from a Reformed perspective. More important, however, the book shows how Christian higher education fits inside a view of the world and of human life that is formed by these ideas.

"Learning," Cornelius Plantinga writes, "is a spiritual calling; properly done, it attaches us to God." Approaching the topic of education from a variety of angles, Plantinga shows that Christ-centered learning teaches people to correctly see the world as God's creation, to see providence in history, to handle secular knowledge critically, to develop good judgment and, ultimately, to use faith-filled learning in the service of God's kingdom.

Features: Bibliography, Table of Contents
Physical Info: 0.49" H x 9.14" L x 6.02" W (0.56 lbs) 208 pages
Carton Quantity: 48
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
US SRP: 16.00 US
Binding: Paperback
Language(s): English
Pub Date: February 07, 2002

Additional Information
CPC Categories:
- Church & Ministry | Ministry Resources | Christian Education
- Christian Living | Spiritual Growth | Spiritual Formation
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Christian Education | Adult
- Religion | Christian Theology | General
- Religion | Spirituality | General
- Religion | Christian Education | General
LC Subjects:
-Calvin College -Doctrines
-Reformed Church
Themes:
- Theometrics | Academic
- Religious Orientation | Christian
OCLC Number: OCLC#48501321
Awards: Christianity Today Book Award | Winner | Christian Living | 2003 - 2003
Dewey: 230.42
LCCN: 2001058454

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Engaging God's World: by Cornelius Plantinga Jr. 9780802839817
Author: Cornelius Plantinga Jr.

 

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A Christian Vision of Faith, Learning, and Living: Chiefly intended to serve as a primer for students beginning college careers but valuable to thoughtful Christians at every stage of life, this volume spells out the central themes of the Christian faith
  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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