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About the Author
I would like to state my reason for offering this series of studies to you the (hopefully) interested reader. I have done so to provide relevant biblical and other data on an introductory level on topics significant for Christian life and service, together with a proven study method to enable the lay Christian student to develop a consistent and non-contradictory integrated personal theology that will result in a well rounded personally appropriated faith leading to more effective Christian service.
Quite a mouthful, huh? Over the years I have observed that there aren't a lot of doctrinal bible study materials for the serious lay student. Oh, you can find college level and graduate level materials that were written for students at those levels, but for the working lay student, none have I found.
I bring to you the product of my years of study as a working, lay student, and hope that it accomplishes the goal. This is not my scholarship but that of others. I have simplified the issues, arguments, proofs, etc., as presented by noted theologians of this and past centuries to make them understandable to the working lay student.
So the challenge is left to you, the reader, to take seriously Paul's command to “be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, handling accurately the word of truth” (2 Tim 2:15).
Douglas L. Gleason
Lessons in Integrative Theology
Part 1: Introduction to Theology
is Theology? and
Why Study Theology?
How Should Theology be Studied?
Part 2: The Bible
The Bible? and
The Revelation of God
God Provide The Scriptures?
Character of the Scriptures
The Truth of Scripture Received
Part 2: Introduction to Theology Proper
Does God Exist?
Tri-Unity of God
Glossary of Theological Terms
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