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Articles > 2014 > 6 June > Reviews > Book reviews >

Theology on top

John Saxbee praises a guide that shows no fear of philosophy

The Love of Wisdom: An introduction to philosophy for theologians
Andrew Davison
SCM Press £25
(978-0-334-04384-3)
Church Times Bookshop £22.50 (Use code CT998 )

THIS book is long overdue. It is now 40 years since the evocatively named Diogenes Allen published his Philosophy for Understanding Theology, and, although it has been recently updated, still there is a gap in the market for a new ...

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