There are some helpful ‘spectrums’ about theology. I use Grenz & Olson’s formulation of:
as a starting point to initiate those who are entering the conversation. This summer I am teaching an Essentials of Christian Theology class online. It is the same class that I just finished teaching in Portland this past semester.
There are some crucial elements that help frame the reading for the class [link to our text – also in kindle] that I will be making a series of videos for.
I am suspicious of ‘spectrums’ generally and find ‘maps’ to be more accurate and more helpful. Here is my 23 minute attempt to map the theological landscape (as a protestant) for the 21st century.
We begin with Creedal, Confessional, Constructive, and Critical approaches.
Let me know if you have thoughts or questions
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