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Canon and Creed
Jenson, Robert W.

Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2010 pp. xi + 136. $25.00

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Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church


Description: How does the church understand the relation between its Scripture and its creedal formulations? No one is more qualified to address that question than Robert W. Jenson, who shows how canon and creed work together and interact and that neither is an adequate or sufficient to guide Christian faith without the help of the other. His book will enable contemporary interpreters and teachers, pastors, and laity to deal with the questions and tensions that are always present as the church seeks to hold canon and creed together.

Subjects: Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology

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Review by Lee Martin McDonald
Published 8/19/2011
Citation: Lee Martin McDonald, review of Robert W. Jenson, Canon and Creed, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2011).


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