Hermeneutics and The Shape of the Future - Edited by Frank K. Flinn

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Hermeneutics of Divine Principle: In Search of a Context - M. Darrol Bryant

Hermeneutics of Scripture

Biblical Hermeneutics in Divine Principle: The Context of Confucianism - Andrew M. Wilson

The Use and Abuse of the Old Testament in the Christian Scripture - Henry Vander Goot


The Historical Jesus and Divine Principle - Anthony J. Guerra

Luther's Reading of the New Testament -- Donald Deffner

Discussion 2

Critique of the Divine Principle Reading of the Old Testament -- Kapp L. Johnson

Critique of Divine Principle's Reading of the New Testament -- Thomas Boslooper

The Hermeneutics of Completed Testaments -- Frank K. Flinn

Discussion 3

Theology and Hermeneutics

The Unification Understanding of God -- Lloyd Eby


Unification Hermeneutics and Christology -- Jonathan Wells

Notes on Christology and Especially Regarding Dialogue with Unification Theology -- Durwood Foster

Discussion 2

Hermeneutics of History

Unification Theology as History -- Dagfinn Aslid

The Periods of Christian History in Unification Theology -- Klaus M. Lindner


Historical Narration in Divine Principle: The Ideology of Religious Story -- Stanley Johannesen

Hermeneutics: History and Providence -- James Deotis Roberts


Hermeneutics of Society

Divine Principle and Natural Law -- Stephen Post

Society and Ethics in Unificationism -- Lloyd Eby

Religion and Society in Unificationism -- David F. Kelly

Unification Social Hermeneutics: Theocratic or Bureaucratic -- Lonnie D. Kliever


Hermeneutics of the Future

The Future God -- Dagfinn Aslid

Women and the Hermeneutics of the Future -- Lorine M. Getz

The Principle of the Future -- Frederick Sontag


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Hermeneutics and The Shape of the Future - Edited by Frank K. Flinn

Conference series no. 11
First edition © 1982 by The Unification Theological Seminary
Barrytown, New York 12507

Distributed by The Rose of Sharon Press, Inc.
G.P.O. Box 2432 New York, NY. 10116

Scriptural quotations are from The Revised Standard Version of The Bible copyrighted 1946, 1952 © 1971, 1973 unless otherwise noted.

Cover photo by Jack Kiburz Artwork & design by DC Bruner

Printed in the United States of America

Library of Congress Cataloging Number 82-50053

ISBN 0-932894-11-9

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