In all these areas, insofar as possible, while also providing, this handbook offers essays that do justice to the diversity of view points, a coherent ensemble. This handbook examines the history of Trinitarian theology and reveals the Nicene unity still at work among Christians today despite ecumenical differences and the variety of theological perspectives.
The Oxford Handbook of the Trinity Oxford Handbooks #ad - The modern period is characterized especially by the arrival of history, under two principal aspects: "historical theology" and "philosophies of history. In contemporary theology, the principal "theological loci" are Trinity and creation, Trinity and human life ethics, politics and culture, society, Trinity and monotheism, Trinity and grace, and more broadly Trinity and history.
The Trinitarian Controversy Sources of Early Christian Thought English, Latin and Ancient Greek EditionFortress Press #ad - 325 the creed of the synod of nicaea June 19, 325 The Canons of Nicaea, A. D. 325 eusebius of caesarea -- letter to his church concerning the synod at nicaea arius -- letter to the emperor constantine athanasius -- Orations against the Arians, Book 1 Gregory of Nazianzus -- Third Theological Oration concerning the Son Gregory of Nyssa -- Concerning We Should Think of Saying That There Are Not Three Gods to Ablabius Augustine of Hippo -- On the Trinity, Book 9.
This volume explores the development of the doctrine of the trinity in the patristic church as a result of the Arian controversy: Arius -- Letter to Eusebius of Nicomedia Arius -- Letter to Alexander of Alexandria Alexander of Alexandria -- Letter to Alexander of Thessalonica The Synodal Letter of the Council of Antioch, A.
The Trinity Milestones in Catholic TheologyHerder & Herder #ad - In this treatise, karl rahner analyzes the place of the doctrine of the Trinity within Catholic theology and develops his own highly original and innovative reading of the doctrine, including his now-famous dictum. The ground-breaking treatment of the doctrine of the Trinity by one of the most important theologians of the century is here reprinted on the 30th anniversary of its orginal publication.
The Trinity: An Introduction to Catholic Doctrine on the Triune God Thomistic RessourcementThe Catholic University of America Press #ad - The path proposed by this introductory work comprises six steps. Emery's treatment of the doctrine of the Trinity enhances the reader's understanding of the Trinity and so strengthens and deepens his or her faith. The thomist. His extensive research combined with lucid prose provides readers a resource to better understand the foundations of Trinitarian reflection.
He is an elected member of the international theological Commission and the author of several books, Church, including The Trinitarian Theology of Saint Thomas Aquinas and Trinity, and the Human Person. Representing the highest quality of scholarship, Gilles Emery offers a much-anticipated introduction to Catholic doctrine on the Trinity.
The book is addressed to all who wish to benefit from an initiation to Trinitarian doctrine. By emphasizing the christian culture inherited from the fourth-century Fathers of the Church, the book presents the fundamental principles of Trinitarian doctrine, which find their summit in the Christian notion of "person.
The Trinity: An Introduction to Catholic Doctrine on the Triune God Thomistic Ressourcement #ad - On these foundations, the son, the heart of the book is a synthetic exposition of the persons of the Father, and the Holy Spirit in their divine being and mutual relations, and in their action for us. Matthew levering, professor of theology at the university of Dayton, most recently Christ and the Catholic Priesthood, is author of several books, and coeditor of Thomas Aquinas's Commentary on the Gospel of John.
Praise for the book"even though it is an introduction, it is not simply the retelling of an oft-told tale, insightful, rather it is imaginative, and nuanced. First the book indicates some liturgical and biblical ways for entering into Trinitarian faith.
Retrieving Nicaea: The Development and Meaning of Trinitarian DoctrineBaker Academic #ad - Daley. Khaled anatolios, a noted expert on the development of Nicene theology, offers a historically informed theological study of the development of the doctrine of the Trinity, showing its relevance to Christian life and thought today. It includes a foreword by Brian E. The book provides essential resources for this reappropriation by identifying the network of theological issues that comprise the "systematic scope" of Nicene theology, focusing especially on the trinitarian perspectives of three major theologians: Athanasius, Gregory of Nyssa, and Augustine.
Consequently, the meaning of trinitarian doctrine is to be found in a reappropriation of the process of this development, such that the entirety of Christian existence is interpreted in a trinitarian manner. According to anatolios, the development of trinitarian doctrine involved a global interpretation of Christian faith as a whole.
Nicaea and Its Legacy: An Approach to Fourth-Century Trinitarian TheologyOxford University Press #ad - He also proposes that modern theologies of the Trinity fail to appreciate the depth and power of Nicene trinitarianism. Oxford university Press USA. Lewis ayres offers a new account of the most important century in the development of Christian belief after Christ. He shows how the doctrine of the trinity was developed, and in particular argues that a conception of God's mysteriousness and spiritual progress towards understanding is central to that doctrine.
Trinity Without Hierarchy: Reclaiming Nicene Orthodoxy in Evangelical TheologyKregel Publications #ad - In particular, the creedal confessions of Nicaea are upheld as the historical standard by which any proposed Trinitarian doctrine should be judged. While some contributors hold complementarian and others egalitarian viewpoints, all agree that Trinitarian relations are not a proper basis for understanding gender roles.
Trinity without hierarchy is indispensable reading for anyone interested in the current debate over the relationship between Trinitarian theology and the roles of men and women. Surveying scripture, church history, and theology, sixteen contributors present a defense of the full and equal authority of all three members of the Trinity while critiquing approaches that border on semi-Arianism.
Trinity Without Hierarchy: Reclaiming Nicene Orthodoxy in Evangelical Theology #ad - A defense of equality among the persons of the trinityin response to those complementarian theologians who assert that the Son is eternally subordinate to the Father, the contributors to Trinity Without Hierarchy contend that this view misconstrues the orthodox doctrine of the Trinity and reduces the Son to a lower level of glory and majesty than the Father.
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The Cambridge Companion to the Trinity Cambridge Companions to ReligionCambridge University Press #ad - Oxford university Press USA. Contemporary theology has seen a widespread revival of the doctrine of the Trinity and this book incorporates the most recent developments in the scholarship. Authors from a range of denominational backgrounds explore the importance of Trinitarian thought, locating the Trinity within the wider context of systematic theology.
. How do christians reconcile their belief in one god with the concept of three divine 'persons'? This Companion provides an overview of how the Christian doctrine of the Trinity has been understood and articulated in the last two thousand years. The trinitarian theologies of key theologians, from the New Testament to the twentieth century, are carefully examined and the doctrine of the Trinity is brought into dialogue with non-Christian religions as well as with other Christian beliefs.
The Trinitarian Theology of St Thomas AquinasOxford University Press, USA #ad - Oxford university Press USA. By highlighting the thought of one of the greatest defenders of the doctrine of the Trinity, he enables people to grasp the classical Christian understanding of God. Emery focuses on the personal relations of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, both in their eternal communion and in their creative and saving action.
His presentation clarifies the key ideas through which Thomas accounts for the nature of Trinitarian monotheism. Gilles emery op provides an explanation of the main questions in Thomas's treatise on the Trinity in his major work, the Summa Theologiae. A historical and systematic introduction to what the medieval philospher and theologian Thomas Aquinas 1225-74 said about faith in the Trinity.
The Journey of the Mind to God Hackett ClassicsHackett Publishing Company, Inc. #ad - Francis as a model of the contemplative life, the meaning of the Itinerarium, its place in Bonaventure’s mystical theology, and the plan of the work. Used book in Good Condition. The hackett edition of this classic of medieval philosophy and mysticism--a plan of pilgrimage for the learned Franciscan wishing to reach the apex of the mystical experience--combines the highly regarded Boehner translation with a new introduction by Stephen Brown focusing on St.
Oxford university Press USA. Boehner’s latin notes, as well as latin texts from other works of Bonaventure included in the Franciscan Institute Edition, are rendered here in English, making this the edition of choice for the beginning student.
The Quest for the Trinity: The Doctrine of God in Scripture, History and ModernityIVP Academic #ad - The doctrine of the trinity was settled in the fourth century, by all strands of the church―Western and Eastern, and maintained, with only very minor disagreement or development, Protestant and Catholic―until the modern period. In the quest for the trinity, holmes takes us on a remarkable journey through 2, 000 years of the Christian doctrine of God.
We witness the church's discovery of the Trinity from the biblical testimony, its crucial patristic developments, and medieval and Reformation continuity. Holmes's controversial conclusion is that the explosion of theological work in recent decades claiming to recapture the heart of Christian theology in fact deeply misunderstands and misappropriates the traditional doctrine of the Trinity.
The Quest for the Trinity: The Doctrine of God in Scripture, History and Modernity #ad - Used book in Good Condition. We are also confronted with the questioning of traditional dogma during the Enlightenment, and asked to consider anew the character of the modern Trinitarian revival. Yet his aim is constructive: to grasp the wisdom of the past and, ultimately, to bring a clearer understanding of the meaning of the present.
In the twentieth century, there arose a sense that the doctrine had been neglected and stood in need of recovery. Oxford university Press USA.