An Uncommon Union: Dallas Theological Seminary and American by John D. Hannah PDF

By John D. Hannah

ISBN-10: 0310237866

ISBN-13: 9780310237860

ISBN-10: 0310537835

ISBN-13: 9780310537830

Dallas Theological Seminary is usually considered as a bastion of conservative evangelicalism, marked by means of an loyal devotion to theological positions of fundamentalism, biblical inerrancy, and dispensational premillennialism.An unusual Union, the 1st book-length background of Dallas Theological Seminary, written via a graduate and veteran college member of DTS, presents an important corrective to one of these simplistic evaluation. utilizing the tenures of the school’s 5 presidents because the spine for his narrative, John D. Hannah finds the tensions that DTS has skilled in its eighty-plus years of existence.Each successive president of DTS introduced his personal distinct sort and perceptions to the varsity, at the same time he handled the altering spiritual and cultural milieu that swirled round it. Hannah argues that, instead of being a monolithic establishment, Dallas Theological Seminary is a special combination of differing heritages and of opposing traditions, a spot that defies effortless categorization.A keenly insightful and considerate paintings, An unusual Union illuminates the trail charted by way of the leaders of a sought after American seminary in a swiftly altering international. All readers drawn to the background and way forward for evangelicalism, despite their theological persuasion, will take advantage of this book.

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