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The Apostles' Creed for Today This volume in the popular For Today series, written by the highly respected theologian and author Justo Gonzalez, explains the familiar Apostles Creed in easy, accessible language Gonzalez explores not only what the Creed meant in the early centuries but also its ongoing importance and relevance for Christian faith and practice todayThe For Today series was designed to provide reliable and accessible resources for the study and real life application of important biblical texts, theological documents, and Christian practices The emphasis of the series is not only on the realization and appreciation of what these subjects have meant in the past, but also on their value in the present for today Thought provoking questions are included at the end of each chapter, making the books ideal for personal study and group use ❮Reading❯ ➺ Muerte en Hamburgo (Jan Fabel, Author Craig Russell – Lavons.co.uk written by the highly respected theologian and author Justo Gonzalez [Reading] ➷ Jazz Age Stories By F. Scott Fitzgerald – Lavons.co.uk explains the familiar Apostles Creed in easy ❰Read❯ ➱ Much Obliged, Jeeves Author P.G. Wodehouse – Lavons.co.uk accessible language Gonzalez explores not only what the Creed meant in the early centuries but also its ongoing importance and relevance for Christian faith and practice todayThe For Today series was designed to provide reliable and accessible resources for the study and real life application of important biblical texts ☉ [PDF / Epub] ☆ The Wrong Blood By Manuel de Lope ❤ – Lavons.co.uk theological documents [KINDLE] ❁ The Customer-Funded Business ❄ John W. Mullins – Lavons.co.uk and Christian practices The emphasis of the series is not only on the realization and appreciation of what these subjects have meant in the past [PDF / Epub] ✐ The Affair ☃ Emma Kavanagh – Lavons.co.uk but also on their value in the present for today Thought provoking questions are included at the end of each chapter ☂ [PDF / Epub] ☁ Summer People & The Little House By Shirley Jackson ✐ – Lavons.co.uk making the books ideal for personal study and group use


About the Author: Justo L. González

Justo L Gonz lez, author of the highly praised three volume History of Christian Thought and other major works, attended United Seminary in Cuba, received his MA at Yale, and was the youngest person to be awarded a PhD in historical theology at Yale He is one of the few first generation Latino theologians to come from a Protestant background He helped to found the Association for Hispanic Theological Education and the Hispanic Theological Initiative Dr Gonz lez is now on the faculty of the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta.



10 thoughts on “The Apostles' Creed for Today

  1. says:

    This is a great book to use as a guide for new believers in establishing the basics of our faith Growing up in a Baptist church we learned about many of these things but in a pretty unorganized and random way This book allows for a guided approach for both individuals as well as small groups I u


  2. says:

    This is a great book on a complex subject It breaks the creed down phrase by phrase and shows how each part reinforces an aspect of our faith Gonz lez also shows how the creed was designed to counter some of the heresies faced by the early church.The questions for discussion at the end of each chapter a


  3. says:

    This is an excellent work that succinctly explains the historical background to the Apostle s Creed Taking each line and providing the theological underpinnings, I found myself inspired anew by the creed Each of the thirteen chapters are compact ending with three well framed questions for the reader to ponder.I


  4. says:

    An excellent analysis of the apostles creed, it s origins, history, and meaning for us today A must read for anyone who recites the creed weekly in Sunday services, or who wants a deeper understanding of our beliefs.


  5. says:

    I found this book helpful and insightful Even though the chapters are short 5 pages or less , I still learned something about the Apostles Creed in most of them Given the length of the book, the reflections were about as insightful and helpful as they could have been.As in Justo Gonz lez s other works, his knowledge of church


  6. says:

    This is an easy to read and extremely practical look at the Apostles Creed Gonzalez is weaves historical implication into the study with such ease and value Each paragraph is full of wisdom and simple to understand An additional added value is his perspective on theological implications from the perspective of a Hispanic man Reading f


  7. says:

    A very brief introduction from an historic Protestant perspective The book would press non historic evangelicals to consider some of the doctrines they otherwise might be ignorant of or mistaken about Knowledgeable Roman Catholics and Eastern Orthodox will find plenty to agree with but also some places where the author stakes a clearly Protes


  8. says:

    A short and easy read The introduction and first chapter of this book provide some really helpful historical information regarding the Apostles Creed and I highly recommend those 10 pages, but the rest of the book I found to be pretty surface level I wanted something deeper andengaging.


  9. says:

    Second read Man it has s much insight for such a small simple read.


  10. says:

    Concise yet rich, accessible yet ponderous, practical yet beautiful Very helpful context for understanding this widely affirmed declaration of belief.


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