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    • The History of Christian Theology

    • By: Phillip Cary, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Phillip Cary
    • Length: 18 hrs and 56 mins
    • Original Recording
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    In this 36-lecture course, you'll find an engaging way to explore profound religious questions and the many responses believers, scholars, and theologians have developed over more than 2,000 years. Through this series, Professor Cary reveals the enduring power of the Christian tradition-as both an intellectual discipline and a spiritual path.These lectures begin at the very dawn of Christianity, as you examine some of the earliest examples of scripture recorded by the first communities of the faithful.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Been Waiting for This

    • By Slinksterchic on 09-25-13

    Regular price: $41.95

    • Philosophy and Religion in the West

    • By: Phillip Cary, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Phillip Cary
    • Length: 16 hrs and 36 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Professor Cary explores thousands of years of deep reflection and brilliant debate over the nature of God, the human self, and the world in these 32 lectures. It's a debate that serves as a vivid introduction to the rich and complex history shared by the West's central religious and philosophical traditions. Whether you're a believer, a seeker, or both, you'll find much to spark your deepest ponderings in these talks on the long and rich interplay between faith and reason.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • How Religion and Philosophy Impact Each Other

    • By Bror Erickson on 12-04-14

    Regular price: $41.95

    • Augustine: Philosopher and Saint

    • By: Phillip Cary, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Phillip Cary
    • Length: 6 hrs and 12 mins
    • Original Recording
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    These 12 illuminating lectures paint a rich and detailed portrait of the life, works, and ideas of this remarkable figure, whose own search for God has profoundly shaped all of Western Christianity. You'll learn what Augustine taught and why he taught it – and how those teachings and doctrines helped shape the Roman Catholic Church. These lectures are rewarding even if you have no background at all in classical philosophy or Christian theology.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very thoughtful and well executed.

    • By Kevin Crabtree on 04-23-15

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Luther: Gospel, Law, and Reformation

    • By: Phillip Cary, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Phillip Cary
    • Length: 12 hrs and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
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    How did one man-a humble monk and Bible professor-spark a religious rebellion that changed the course of history? What made Martin Luther's theology so explosive in 16th-century Europe? How did this late-medieval man launch the Protestant Reformation and help create the modern world? And how should we think of him: hero or heretic, rebel or tormented soul? Find out the answer to these questions and more in this series of 24 engaging lectures.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!

    • By Chris on 08-21-13

    Regular price: $34.95