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The apologetic value of theological truth through story and pattern in the works of Dorothy L. Sayers

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This thesis sets out to understand the theological method of Dorothy L. Sayers, a complex woman of letters. The preeminent argument is that a new and helpful paradigm for understanding Sayers' work and evaluating her contribution to Christian apologetics is her emphasis on accessing and expressing theological 'truth', through 'story' and 'pattern'. Sayers consistently explored theological truths in the context of dramatic narratives and orderly systems.

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Theology Faculty
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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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2017-11-29

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