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Webber, Robert E. 1933-2007

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Works: 148 works in 358 publications in 3 languages and 11,034 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History 
Roles: Author, Other
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Most widely held works about Robert E Webber
 
Most widely held works by Robert E Webber
Worship, old and new by Robert E Webber( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The revised edition of this book, first published in 1982, comes at a time of self-conscious evaluation by Christians of how they worship on Sunday
Evangelicals on the Canterbury Trail : why evangelicals are attracted to the liturgical church by Robert E Webber( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do so many evangelicals flock to liturgical traditions today' An updated edition of the classic study. With new testimonies from evangelicals who have joined the Anglican fold and discussion of the emerging/missional church movement, and an update to the conversation by evangelical scholar and pastor Lester Ruth, this thoughtful and engaging book reviews Anglicanism's six great gifts: mystery and awe, Christ-centered worship, sacramental reality, historical identity, participation in catholic traditions and holistic spirituality. In this edition, Ruth adds fresh stories from evangelicals who have followed Robert Webber's footsteps on the Canterbury trail, along with new essays that highlight the diversity of Anglican expressions today
Ancient-future faith : rethinking evangelicalism for a postmodern world by Robert E Webber( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world marked by relativism, individualism, pluralism, and the transition from a modern to a postmodern worldview, evangelical Christians must find ways to re-present the historic faith. In his provocative new work, Ancient-Future Faith, Robert E. Webber contends that present-day evangelicalism is a product of modernity. Allegiance to modernity, he argues, must be relinquished to free evangelicals to become more consistently historic. Empowerment to function in our changing culture will be found by adapting the classical tradition to our postmodern time. Webber demonstrates the implications in the key areas of church, worship, spirituality, evangelism, nurture, and mission. Webber writes, The fundamental concern of Ancient-Future Faith is to find points of contact between classical Christianity and postmodern thought. Classical Christianity was shaped in a pagan and relativistic society much like our own. Classical Christianity was not an accommodation to paganism but an alternative practice of life. Christians in a postmodern world will succeed, not by watering down the faith, but by being a counter cultural community that invites people to be shaped by the story of Israel and Jesus. A substantial appendix explores the development of authority in the early church, an important issue for evangelicals in a society that shares many features with the Roman world of early Christians. Students, professors, pastors, and laypeople concerned with the churchs effective response to a postmodern world will benefit from this paradigmatic volume. Informative tables and extensive bibliographies enhance the books educational value. - Amazon
The moral majority : right or wrong? by Robert E Webber( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The younger evangelicals : facing the challenges of the new world by Robert E Webber( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Webber explores the characteristics of these emerging leaders and provides an outlet for their stories. After giving an overview of twentieth century evangelicalism, he examines how the way "younger evangelicals" think about faith and church practice is radically different from their "traditional" (1950-1975) and "pragmatic" (1975-2000) predecessors
Common roots : a call to evangelical maturity by Robert E Webber( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church in the world : opposition, tension, or transformation? by Robert E Webber( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secular saint : a case for evangelical social responsibility by Robert E Webber( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biblical material in The Secular Saint presents the social, moral, and cultural concerns of the Judeo-Christian heritage. The historical material then shows how the church in history has either separated from its culture, identified with it, or attempted to transform it. On the basis of these historical models, Webber argues that there is more than one way for the Christian to live in a responsible relationship with the world. --From publisher's description
Music and the arts in Christian worship by Robert E Webber( Book )

12 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Biblical foundations of Christian worship( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orthodox evangelicals : who they are and what they are saying( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In May of 1977 a group of evangelical leaders and scholars from a wide range of backgrounds gathered together in a meeting that became known as the Chicago Call. The Call provided a unified voice with which its participants argued eloquently for a return of modern evangelicalism to historic Christianity. This book, an outgrowth of the Chicago Call conference, provides insight into the concerns many evangelicals share over the direction in which the church is moving. Some of those concerns are addressed with insight and precision . . ."--Book cover
Planning blended worship : the creative mixture of old and new by Robert E Webber( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Renewal of Sunday worship( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty centuries of Christian worship( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worship is a verb by Robert E Webber( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Korean and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sacred actions of Christian worship( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listening to the beliefs of emerging churches : five perspectives by Robert E Webber( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are the beliefs of the new movement known as the emerging church? In thought-provoking debate, prominent emerging leaders John Burke, Mark Driscoll, Dan Kimball, Doug Pagitt, and Karen Ward discuss their sometimes controversial views under the editorship of author and educator Robert Webber. Hear what they say about their views of Scripture, Christ, the atonement, other world religions, and other important doctrines, so you can come to your own conclusions about the emerging church
God still speaks : a Biblical view of Christian communication by Robert E Webber( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People of the truth : the power of the worshiping community in the modern world by Robert E Webber( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ministries of Christian worship( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ancient-future faith : rethinking evangelicalism for a postmodern world
Alternative Names
Robert E. Webber American theologian

Robert E. Webber Amerikaans theoloog (1933-2007)

Webber, Bob

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Webber, Robert 1933-

Webber, Robert E.

Webber, Robert E. 1933-

웨버, 로버트 E

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English (108)

Korean (7)

Chinese (2)

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Evangelicals on the Canterbury Trail : why evangelicals are attracted to the liturgical churchAncient-future faith : rethinking evangelicalism for a postmodern worldThe younger evangelicals : facing the challenges of the new worldMusic and the arts in Christian worshipThe Biblical foundations of Christian worshipPlanning blended worship : the creative mixture of old and newThe Renewal of Sunday worshipTwenty centuries of Christian worship