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The Image of God and Natural Theology

James Barr

in Biblical Faith and Natural Theology

Published in print November 1994 | ISBN: 9780198263760
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600395 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198263767.003.0008

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

 The Image of God and Natural Theology

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The biblical expression that humanity is created ‘in the image of God’ has been taken as evidence in the debate about natural theology. Various interpretations, ancient and modern, are here discussed.

Keywords: Adam and Eve; feminism; historical criticism; Ben Sira; New Testament

Chapter.  8083 words. 

Subjects: Biblical Studies

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