Reader's Guide 3c. The contingent creation

Elmer M. Colyer, "An Introductory Reader's Guide to the Published Works of T. F. Torrance," Participatio: Journal of the Thomas F. Torrance Theological Fellowship, Supplement 1 (2011): 38-63; revised online edition (#2017-EC-1).

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Both of the chapters under the previous subheading, "The Almighty Creator," contain material on the contingent creation. What follows are a few of Torrance's most important discussions of creation and contingence.

The Ground and Grammar of Theology
Charlottesville, University of Virginia Press (#1980-369).
Chapter 3: Creation and Science (#1980-369d)

"Ultimate Beliefs and the Scientific Revolution."
Crosscurrents 30: 129-149 (#1980-383)

"Divine and Contingent Order." In The Sciences and Theology in the Twentieth Century, ed. A. R. Peacocke, pp. 81-97. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press (#1981-407).

Divine and Contingent Order (#1981-385).
Reprint, Edinburgh, T&T Clark; (#1998-623).
Chapter 1: Determinism and Creation (#1981-385b)
Chapter 2: God and the Contingent Universe (#1981-385c)
Chapter 3: Theological and Scientific World-Views (#1981-385d)
Chapter 4: Contingence and Disorder (#1981-385e)

Colyer, How To Read T. F. Torrance (#2001-EC-1)
Chapter 5: Sovereign Creator, Contingent Creation

Molnar, Thomas F. Torrance: Theologian of the Trinity (#2009-PDM-1)
Chapter 3: God the Father Almighty, Maker of Heaven and Earth

Colyer, ed., Promise of Trinitarian Theology (#2001-EC-2)
Chapter 10: Humanity in an Intelligible Cosmos: Non-Duality in Albert Einstein and Thomas Torrance, by Chistopher B. Kaiser

 

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