Here are a few highlights from the latest issue of Themelios for those interested on doing theology while thinking about mission.
In the Mission and Culture section:
The Trinity Among the Nations: The Doctrine of God in the Majority World. Edited by Gene L. Green, Stephen T. Pardue, and K.K. Yeo.
Confucius for Christians: What an Ancient Chinese Worldview Can Teach Us about Life in Christ by Gregg A. Ten Elshof.
** Click here to see my response to Song’s review of Confucius for Christians.
Christian-Muslim Relations: A Bibliographical History. Volume 7, Central and Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa and South America (1500–1600). Edited by David Thomas and John A. Chesworth.
From other sections:One Nation Under God: A Christian Hope for American Politics by Bruce Ashford and Chris Pappalardo.
Theology without Borders: An Introduction to Global Conversations by William A. Dyrness and Oscar García-Johnson.
Douglas Moo gives his assessment on John Barclay’s Paul and the Gift in relation to the New Perspective on Paul. (You may recall that I wrote a brief series on Barclay’s book a few months ago). Although I don’t tend to agree with Moo on a number of details related to the Old and New Perspective, I think his interaction with Barclay’s book is constructive.
If you have books you would like to see reviewed or if you would like to write a book review for Themelios’ Mission and Culture section, you can write me at Jackson.Wu@thegospelcoalition.org.