By Scot McKnight
A neighborhood known as Atonement is a positive theology that not just values the church's atonement metaphors but in addition asserts that the atonement essentially shapes the lifetime of the Christian and of the church. that's, Christ identifies with people to name us right into a group that displays God's love (the church)--but that neighborhood then has the accountability to supply God's like to others via missional practices of justice and fellowship, dwelling out its existence jointly because the tale of God's reconciliation. Scot McKnight therefore deals an available, thought-provoking theology of atonement that engages the worries of these within the rising church dialog and may be of curiosity to all these within the church and academy who're listening in.
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