Introduction to Theology #2 – Defining Theology

What exactly is theology and who is a theologian? Why are there so many bad theologies out there? Are you a Tabloid theologian, believing everything you hear? Or are you a more skeptical theologian, who won’t believe anything? This session covered the different methods and commitments, good and bad, that people bring to their theology causing them to be a good theologian or a bad theologian. We learned that that everyone is a theologian because everyone has theological persuasions and convictions, even if they don’t realize it. We have to decide what type of theologian they want to be. One can be a sloppy theologian, by naively receiving their belief system without a constructive methodology, or one can be a theologian with integrity, by exercising critical examination.

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What is Theology

Will study of Theology kill my faith?


About Ray

Sr. Research Manager by day, Bible and Theology teacher by night. Father of two great kids and humble husband to a godly wife.
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