New PDF release: Defining Love: A Philosophical, Scientific, and Theological

By Thomas Jay Oord

ISBN-10: 1587432579

ISBN-13: 9781587432576

a few clinical stories recommend that people are innately egocentric and that Christian virtues like self-sacrifice are a fable. during this fascinating quantity, esteemed theologian Thomas Jay Oord translates the medical learn and responds from a theological and philosophical point of view, supplying a cutting-edge review of affection and altruism reports. He bargains a definition of affection that's scientifically, theologically, and philosophically sufficient. As Oord is helping readers arrive at a clearer realizing of the definition, recipients, and varieties of love, he mounts a case for Christian agape and finally for a loving God.

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