God as Sacrificial Love

A Systematic Exploration of a Controversial Notion

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Asle Eikrem
T&T Clark Studies in Systematic Theology
  • New York, NY: 
    Bloomsbury T&T Clark
    , January
     2018.
     336 pages.
     $85.00.
     Hardcover.
    ISBN
    9780567678645.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.
Review coming soon!

Review by Rafael Bello forthcoming.

Description

In dialogue with a range of post-enlightenment critiques of Christian theologies regarding sacrificial love, Asle Eikrem presents an unconventional systematic approach to this multi-layered and complex theological topic. From Hegel to prominent 20th century theologians, from feminist theologies to postmodern philosophers, this volume engages in a critical conversation with a host of different voices on all the classical topics in theology (creation, trinity, incarnation, atonement, sin, faith, sacraments, and eschatology), also providing a moral and socio-historical vision for Christian living. The result is a unique appraisal of the significance that the life and death of Jesus holds for the world today.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Asle Eikrem is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at MF Norwegian School of Theology, Norway.

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