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On Animals: Volume I: Systematic Theology

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This volume is a project in systematic theology: a rigorous engagement with the Christian tradition in relation to animals under the doctrinal headings of creation, reconciliation and redemption and in dialogue with the Bible and theological voices central to the tradition. The book shows that such engagement with the tradition with the question of the animal in mind produ ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published April 5th 2012 by Bloomsbury T&T Clark (first published January 1st 2012)
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Philip Johnson
Jun 12, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This is the first volume in a two-volume set written by the English theologian David Clough. The first volume is an attempt to work out the theological territory concerning animals. To that end the book is sub-divided into three parts, with each part involving discussion on a distinct theological category. Part 1 is concerned with understanding animals through the doctrine of creation. Part 2 is concerned with animals understood through divine reconciliation with the creation: animals viewed thr ...more
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Regarding 'Animal Theology' Clough has set an impressive foundation for a generation to build upon. He covers three main areas in regards to animals: creation, reconciliation, and redemption. Impressively researched and solidly challenging, this is a book which anyone writing on the subject on animal theology will undoubtedly reference.
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David Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics and Head of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester. He has published on Karl Barth's ethics, Christian pacifism and the place of animals in Christian theology and ethics. He is a Methodist Local Preacher and lives in Chester, England with his wife, three children and the family cat.


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