Newman Studies Journal

Volume 2, Issue 2, Fall 2005

John T. Ford
Pages 60-76

John Henry Newman as Contextual Theologian

What is the reason for the continued interest in Newman’s theology? This article’s reply that Newman was a contextual theologian is based on a consideration of three questions:Was Newman a theologian? What was the context of his theology? What are the reasons for Newman’s theological longevity?