By Adam Dodds,Murray Rae

Lesslie Newbigin was once arguably the best missionary philosopher of the 20 th century. After a winning missionary profession in south India, Newbigin pioneered missionary engagement with the secular West and resurgent Islam. He additionally led the way in which in arguing that the Church's project can in simple terms be understood in gentle of the doctrine of the Trinity. Over fifty years in the past, Newbigin known as for the extra improvement of missionary considering grounded within the Triune being of God. This paintings is in line with that decision. Adam Dodds offers the 1st in-depth learn of Newbigin's trinitarian theology of project. Dodds constructs a scientific account of the significant beneficial properties of the undertaking of the Triune God: the Triune being of God, the project of the Son, the undertaking of the Holy Spirit, and the undertaking of the church. This publication contributes to our knowing of the paintings of Lesslie Newbigin, bargains a scientific theological account of the venture of the Triune God, and contributes to the retrieval of Christian venture from the theological margins again to a spot of significant value to Christian theology.

"This ebook is an excellent reward to severe theological considering at the challenge of the Christian church. Elegantly written and glowing with perception into Newbigin's seminal contributions, Dodds's examine unfolds why the church's undertaking has to be anchored within the venture of the Trinity. All these attracted to missiological questions could be immensely blessed by means of this work."
--Christopher Holmes, division of Theology and faith, college of Otago, New Zealand 

"This is a truly precious ebook for Newbigin supporters, yet specifically for theological and mission-minded students and practitioners. the topic is comprehensively explored with an entire bibliography assisting the examine, which affirms Newbigin as being one of many maximum missiologists of the 20th century. in spite of the fact that, what Adam Dodds does really good is not to merely construct on Newbigin's declare that the Trinity is on the center of evangelism, but additionally to end up it past all doubt, with all its implications for mission.​"
--Keith Warrington, Reader in Pentecostal Studies, Regents Theological College

Adam Dodds is Senior Pastor of Elim Church in Dunedin, New Zealand. He studied on the collage of St. Andrews (UK) and Princeton Theological Seminary (USA), sooner than finishing his PhD on the collage of Otago (New Zealand). He has lectured in Christian theology and ethics on the college of Otago and Elim management collage, and has released within the components of theology and missiology.

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