The grace-nature distinction and the construction of a systematic theology

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Ormerod, Neil 2014. The grace-nature distinction and the construction of a systematic theology. Theological Studies. 75 (3), pp. 515 - 536. https://doi.org/10.1177/0040563914538718
AuthorsOrmerod, Neil
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The author considers the ongoing significance of the grace–nature distinction for systematic theology, the role the distinction has made historically, and current debates on its validity. He proposes that two developments advanced by Bernard Lonergan, the scale of values and the four-point hypothesis, can reinvigorate the distinction and ground new developments in systematic theology for the future.

Year2014
JournalTheological Studies
Journal citation75 (3), pp. 515 - 536
PublisherSAGE Publications Inc.
ISSN0040-5639
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1177/0040563914538718
Scopus EID2-s2.0-84927752800
Web address (URL)http://ezproxy.acu.edu.au/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0040563914538718
Page range515 - 536
Research GroupInstitute for Religion and Critical Inquiry
Place of publicationUnited States of America
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