David J. Bosch
Title: Transforming Mission: Paradign Shifts in Theology of Mission (American Society of Missiology)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Orbis Books November 2011
1570759480 / 9781570759482
Seller ID: 95146
David Bosch's Transforming Mission, now available in over a dozen languages, is widely recognized as an historic and magisterial contribution to the study of mission. Examining the entire sweep of Christian tradition, he shows how five paradigms have historically encapsulated the Christian understanding of mission and then outlines the characteristics of an emerging "postmodern" paradigm dialectically linking the transcendent and imminent dimensions of salvation. In this new anniversary edition, Darrel Guder and Martin Reppenhagen explore the impact of Bosch's work and the unfolding application of his seminal vision.