By R. Larry Shelton,Leonard Sweet,Todd D. Hunter
Larry Shelton grasps this bull by means of the horns and units forth what he considers to be either a solidly biblical and missionaly suitable account of Christ's atoning paintings. on the middle of Shelton's thesis is the declare that covenant dating has to shape the centre of our theological reflections at the go. relocating via either previous and New Testaments, Shelton argues that each one the various metaphors for atonement may be held jointly via the organizing concept of "covenant relationship".
Then, tracing the historical past of theologies of the pass from the second one century via to the modern international, he units forth a Trinitarian, relational and modern version of the atonement that elements corporation with penal substitutionary accounts.
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Cross & Covenant: Interpreting the Atonement for 21st Century Mission by R. Larry Shelton,Leonard Sweet,Todd D. Hunter