The revised edition of A Theology for the Church
retains its original structure, organized under these traditional
theological categories: revelation, God, humanity, Christ, the Holy
Spirit, salvation, the church, and last things.
Each chapter within these sections contains answers to the
following four questions: What does the Bible say? What has the
church believed? How does it all fit together? How does this
doctrine impact the church today?
Contributions from leading Baptist thinkers R. Albert Mohler, Jr.,
Paige Patterson, and Mark Dever among others will also appeal to
the broader evangelical community. Included in this revision are
new chapters on theological method from a missional perspective
(Bruce Ashford and Keith Whitfield) and theology of creation,
providence, and Sabbath that engages current research in science
and philosophy (Chad Owen Brand). Chapters on special revelation
(David Dockery) and human nature (John Hammett) have also been