Praise for the first edition:
''Don Browning has produced a work that will be in the forefront of critical discussions in contemporary theology. The range and critical acuteness of this work deserve the attention of all theologians.''
— David Tracy, University of Chicago Divinity School
''This volume has begun a sound, informative, and insightful conversation at the heart of practical theology that will generate many vital exchanges throughout the field.''
— James E. Loder, Princeton Theological Seminary