By Donald Fairbairn
Although introductions to Christian theology usually consult with its biblical foundations, seldom is way awareness paid to the main insights the early church had into the character of Christian religion and lifestyles. Donald Fairbairn takes us again to these biblical roots and to the significant convictions of the early church, displaying us what we've tended to miss, specially in our realizing of God as Trinity, the individual of Christ and the character of our salvation as sharing within the Son's courting to the daddy. This e-book will turn out invaluable to starting theology scholars in addition to complicated theologians who are looking to get on the center of the Christian gospel.
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