Introduction to Theology #8 – Sources of Theology

What are the sources that Christians should go to for truth? Is experience a valid source? How about emotion? Or should we only turn to the Scriptures when looking for truth? In this important session we will examine all the sources for truth that are available, evaluating them for their trustworthiness. This session rebuilds the stage of truth that will be used for the remainder of the program. The student should leave with a better understanding of the benefits and deficiencies of emotion, experience, reason, tradition, general revelation, and special revelation.

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Session Reading:
•  Roger Olsen, Mosaic of Christian Belief, pp. 71-88 (Ch. 3)

For Further Study:

Theological Method: The Role of Scripture

Theological Method: Other Sources

Introduction to the Orthodox Faith – Lecture 1


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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