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William Barclay, much like Tom Wright, benefits the amateur bible scholars amongst us by doing all the leg work .

William Barclay, much like Tom Wright, benefits the amateur bible scholars amongst us by doing all the leg work for u. This book is now chronically outdated and old-fashioned in its style, but Barclay's treatment of the the Apostles' Creed remains second to none in his ability to draw on a huge range of Barclay famously described himself as having a second-class mind, which many have dismissed as false-modesty. However, whilst I understand where he is coming from in that there was rarely anything original in his thinking, his genius lay in collating the thinking of others into an easily understood digest.

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Professor Barclay reminds us, however, that the Creed should be seen not so much as a test and yardstick of. .If there is one statement of the Christian Church, it is contained in the Apostles' Creed," writes William Barclay.

Professor Barclay reminds us, however, that the Creed should be seen not so much as a test and yardstick of orthodoxy, but rather as a symbolic, pictorial and poetic representation of a truth-a truth that Christian should constantly rethink and restate for themselves. Barclay's insights are particularly valuable at a time when many traditional beliefs are being questioned, both by theologians and lay people. He manages to bridge the gap between the academic and lay worlds while addressing the most profound issues of the Christian faith.

The Plain Man Looks at the Apostles' Creed. Fontana Books, Glasgow, 1967. Full text views reflects the number of PDF downloads, PDFs sent to Google Drive, Dropbox and Kindle and HTML full text views. Abstract views reflect the number of visits to the article landing page.

Professor Barclay reminds u. This book provides a helpful historical study of the ancient Apostles' Creed. Only 7 chapters in, this detailed look at the Apostles' Creed has exceeded my expectations - which were pretty high based on my previous encounters with the author's work. More importantly, it provides expert and loving pastoral guidance on the meaning of each passage in this important summary of the Christian faith. Dr. Barclay views God primarily in terms of a loving and forgiving father-in sharp contrast with those who see God more in terms of a triumphant king bent on destroying his enemies.

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The Plain Man Looks at the Apostles' Creed download epub
Basic Sciences
Author: William Barclay
ISBN: 0006215246
Category: Medical Books
Subcategory: Basic Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Fount (May 1, 1967)
Pages: 384 pages