Papers presented at a symposium held to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Boston Theological Institute, 1992-1993.
Includes bibliographical references.
Preface -- Foreward -- How to understand the church in an individualistic society / Robert N. Bellah -- Social theory and Christian public morality for the common life / Max L. Stackhouse -- A Black church challenge to and perspective on Christianity and civil society / Lawrence H. Mamiya -- The Bible in public discourse / Richard Lovelace -- The foundation of theological knowledge / David Hollenbach -- Formation for ministry in the nineties / Brian O. McDermott -- Elements for effective seminary-based urban theological education / Eldin Villafane -- The global challenge / Kwok Pui-lan -- The classical challenge / Robert Cummings Neville -- "Coming to our senses" / Robert Bellah -- "Sing together on our journey" a hymn for the Boston Theological Institute / Brian A. Wren, lyrics; Peter Cutts, music.
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Theology--Study and teaching--Congresses--United States
Sociology, Christian--Study and teaching--Congresses--United States
Church and the world--Congresses
BV4030 / .C48 1995