Samuel M. Powell

Works by this author

Language: English

Introduction to the Doctrine of Creation In its Historical Developments Excerpted from: Participating in God: Trinity and Creation

Samuel M. Powell

The first step toward a contemporary theology of creation is to examine the doctrine of creation in its historical unfolding. This is because Christian doctrine has an irreducibly traditional character. The Christian faith is an ongoing dialogue with its own past.

English
Type: 
Journal article

Teaching with Faith Crisis: A Summary of “On the Necessity of Crisis"

Philip L. Tite
Henry W. Spaulding II
Samuel M. Powell

The prevention of free inquiry is unavoidable so long as the purpose of education is to produce belief rather than thought, to compel the young to hold positive opinions on doubtful matters rather than to let them see the doubtfulness and be encouraged to independence of mind. (Russell 1997: 107)

English
Type: 
Journal article