The God of the Philosophers

The God of the Philosophers

Author: Anthony Kenny

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: UOM:39015039076487

Category: Religion

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Based on the Wilde Lectures in Natural Religion given by Anthony Kenny at Oxford from 1970 to 1972, here revised in light of recent discussion and reflection, this provocative book examines some of the principal attributes traditionally ascribed to God in western theism, particularly omniscience and omnipotence. From his discussion of a number of related topics, including a comprehensive treatment of the problem of the relations between divine foreknowledge and human freedom, Kenny concludes that there can be no such being as the God of traditional natural theology.
The God of Jesus Christ
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Walter Kasper
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Kasper's book on God, the Trinity is a bold exploration of knotty theological problems.
Revelation and the God of Israel
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Norbert M. Samuelson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Revelation and the God of Israel explores the concept of revelation as it emerges from the Hebrew Scriptures and is interpreted in Jewish philosophy and theology. The first part is a study in intellectual history that attempts to answer the question, what is the best possible understanding of revelation. The
The Unchanging God of Love
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Michael J Dodds
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: CUA Press

The Unchanging God of Love provides a clear and comprehensive account of what Aquinas really says about divine immutability, presented in a way that allows his theology to address contemporary criticisms
Is Samuel among the Deuteronomists? Current Views on the Place of Samuel in a Deuteronomistic History
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Cynthia Edenburg, Juha Pakkala
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-15 - Publisher: Society of Biblical Lit

The book of Samuel tells the story of the origins of kingship in Israel in what seems to be an artistically structured, flowing narrative. Yet it is also marked by an inconsistent outlook, divergent styles, and breaks in the narrative. According to Noth’s Deuteronomistic History hypothesis, the Deuteronomistic historian constructed
After the Death of God
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Gianni Vattimo, John D. Caputo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-22 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

It has long been assumed that the more modern we become, the less religious we will be, yet a recent resurgence in faith has challenged the validity of this belief. In these original essays and interviews, leading hermeneutical philosophers and postmodern theorists John D. Caputo and Gianni Vattimo engage with