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What does Theos mean
God
What does logos mean
Word, teaching, study
What was 1100's 1200's definition of theology
single unified science focusing on the knowledge of God
18th century Germany how multiplicity of theological sciences divided
Biblical
Systematic
Historical
Practical
How did Friedrich Schleirermacher reorganise it
Biblical - doctines by authors and books
Historical and systematic
Practical
What is our theology more like in the olden times
Dogmatics
Define theology
articulation of a specific religious belief system
Polemics
defining Christianity in the context of alternatives
Separating orthodoxy from heresy
delineating our faith against world views and other religons
Catechetics
instructing the people of God
where in bible does it allude to teaching the people
Ephesians 4:11-14 gave some to be apostles etc
Biblical summarisation
basic themes of the bible in summary form
Concordance or propositionalist approach
organising biblical truth into a set of true and applicable propositions
Decisive flaw of concordance or propositionalist approach
does not give enough attention to the contextual nature of theology
What do narrative thinkers remind us
we must view theology in terms of its relationship to the story of God's action in history
From where do we pursue the theological task
from within the faith community