John A. Mcintosh Anglican Evangelicalism In Sydney 1897 To 1953 PDF

John A. Mcintosh - Anglican Evangelicalism In Sydney 1897 To 1953

John A. Mcintosh - Anglican Evangelicalism In Sydney 1897 To 1953



Título: Anglican Evangelicalism In Sydney 1897 To 1953

El autor: John A. Mcintosh

Publicado: 12.01.2015

Género: Novela contemporánea

ISBN: 9781532643088

Tamaño: 4.80MB

Idiomas: Español

Formato : PDF, EPUB

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John McIntosh attempts to describe more accurately and completely the spectrum of Evangelicalism (Anglican) that three successive principals of Moore Theological College appropriated and taught in the period. Each was an outstanding graduate of Oxford, Cambridge, and Dublin, respectively. The study traces the circumstances of their appointment and seeks to define the convictions they held--against the background of challenges and changes to their Christian faith they faced in their day. A close examination of their published and unpublished literary oeuvre clears away misunderstandings and even misrepresentations of their thought and influence. In so doing it explains how it was that those Evangelicals in the diocese who adhered more closely to their Reformation tradition finally prevailed decisively over those who were Protestant but liberal. Sydney Diocese occupies a strategic position in the world Anglican communion, and Moore College a uniquely influential role in the diocese. Except for a brief period before 1897, the college was always Evangelical in teaching, but the nature of its Evangelicalism varied over time. By explaining the stance of its three principals during the first half of the twentieth century, John McIntosh illuminates the trajectory of Australian Evangelicalism and global Anglicanism alike. --David Bebbington, Professor, University of Stirling John McIntosh sets the portraits of these three principals of Moore College, Sydney, on a much larger canvas. One comes away not only with a clear understanding of the thought of each, but also with a nuanced account of how they fit into the larger picture of British thought and theology in the rich and pivotal era of the first half of the twentieth century. --George Marsden, Professor, University of Notre Dame This is a valuable specimen, rare in Australia, of the genre of historical theology. It is the fruit of the careful research of a conscientious and proficient theologian. The views

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