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1983

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Andrews University

Theological anthropology, Man (Christian theology).

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The Biblical Concept Of Man And Its Implications For Christian Religious Instruction, Helmut Ott Jan 1983

The Biblical Concept Of Man And Its Implications For Christian Religious Instruction, Helmut Ott

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Problem

A reliable understanding of the nature of man is essential for the formulation of the theoretical framework and for the actual practice of religious education. The purpose of this dissertation is to make an in-depth study of the biblical concept of man and to elaborate on some of its most significant implications for Christian religious instruction.

Method

The study is divided into two major sections. The first one (chs. 2-4) analyzes the biblical concept of man from three different perspectives; man as he was initially created by God; man in his present condition as a sinner; and man as ...