Pages: 192
Subject: Religion: Christianity
Imprint: Oneworld


A Short Introduction

Keith Ward

This introductory text presents three differing interpretations for each of fifteen key Christian doctrines.
9781851682294 (6 Apr 2000)
RRP £10.99 / US$17.95

The Book

From original sin to eternal life, the function of prayer to the role of the church, renowned theologian Keith Ward offers a comprehensive survey of the diversity of Christian thinking in this new introduction to the world's largest faith. By presenting three different interpretations for over fifteen key doctrines, he invites anyone interested in the contemporary spiritual landscape to consider the Christian faith from a new and refreshing perspective.

Additional Information

Subject Religion: Christianity
Pages 192
Imprint Oneworld


About the Author

Keith Ward is Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford, an Anglican priest, and a canon of Christ Church. He is one of Britain's foremost writers on comparative theology and Christian issues, and has published many books, including God: A Guide for the Perplexed, God, Chance and Necessity and God, Faith and the New Millennium (both published by Oneworld).


"[This] book is well ordered and clearly written and will quickly become a standard textbook."

- Theology

"An articulate presentation of diverse approaches to Christianity's central concerns … highly recommended."

- Library Journal