By John F. Gavin,John Panteleimon Manoussakis
"Having illuminated the darkish a long time, the Irish genius can nonetheless stimulate Thomist, post-Kantian, and postmodern theologians to consider anew the secret of Christ in whom are united time and eternity, finite and countless, guy and God, and by way of whom unique and private sins are conquered."
--John McDermott, Professor of Theology, Sacred middle significant Seminary, Michigan
"A scholarly gem that conveys the treasures of Eriugena's advanced ninth-century Irish brain with competence and aptitude. Gavin's scholarship is thorough, his writing is a version of lucidity, and the style during which he plans and executes this paintings serves his venture of featuring Eriugena's theology of the incarnation completely. I hugely suggest A Celtic Christology."
--James Corkery, Professor of Theology, Milltown Institute, Ireland
"Too frequently handled purely as a transitional determine among patristic and medieval inspiration, or as fascinating exclusively for his philosophical cosmology, John Gavin does a tremendous provider during this tremendous monograph, not just of giving Eriugena his personal reasonable listening to, yet showcasing his little-studied Christology. Gavin masterfully unfolds Eriugena's insights into the character of Christ's embodiment, its cosmic and salvific results, and the hot mode of man or woman grounded in his old incarnation."
--Paul M. Blowers, Dean E. Walker Professor of Church background, Emmanuel Christian Seminary, Tennessee
"In this brilliantly lucid and profoundly insightful publication, John Gavin effectively demonstrates the pervasive Christocentrism of Eriugena's imaginative and prescient, in addition to his indebtedness to the Greek patristic culture, specially Maximus the Confessor. the result's not just a groundbreaking revisionist fulfillment within the scholarly review of Eriugena, however the retrieval of a richly inventive, and hitherto underappreciated, voice within the Christian tradition."
--Khaled Anatolios, Professor of historic Theology, Boston university, Massachusetts
John F. Gavin, SJ, is an Assistant Professor within the division of non secular experiences of the school of the Holy pass, Worcester, Massachusetts. he's the writer of And they're just like the Angels within the Heavens: Angelology and Anthropology within the considered Maximus the Confessor (2009).
Read Online or Download A Celtic Christology: The Incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena PDF
Best christian theology books
John Wyclif (d. 1384) has too often been defined as "Morning big name of the Reformation" and only in the near past began to be studied as a fourteenth-century English thinker and theologian. This paintings attracts on contemporary scholarship situating Wyclif in his fourteenth-century milieu to provide a survey of his concept and writings as a coherent theological place bobbing up from Oxford's "Golden Age" of theology.
Christian Theology: the fundamentals is a concise creation to the character, projects and relevant issues of theology – the examine of God in the Christian culture. offering a vast assessment of the tale that Christianity tells us approximately our human state of affairs sooner than God, this ebook also will search to supply encouragement and a great origin for the reader’s additional explorations in the topic.
Don’t accept extra so much folks be aware of we personal an excessive amount of stuff. We think the burden and burden of our litter, and we tire of cleansing and handling and organizing. whereas extra intake results in greater homes, speedier automobiles, fancier know-how, and cluttered houses, it by no means brings happiness. fairly, it leads to a wish for extra.
FROM A NATIONALLY-PUBLISHED BESTSELLING writer! one of many biggest scholarly works on demons and demonology in a long time. .. A vintage! the writer has seemed on a number of nationwide tv indicates for his works: “The background Channel,” “The Phil Donahue Show,” “The Leeza Show,” and the EWTN community (“Mother Angelica reside!
- African Christology: Jesus in Post-Missionary African Christianity
- The New Chosen People, Revised and Expanded Edition: A Corporate View of Election
- Deification of Man in Christianity
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Ethical Self: Christology, Ethics, and Formation
- God's Will is Always Healing: Crushing Theological Objections to Healing
- Answer the Prayer of Jesus: A Call for Biblical Unity (House of Prisca and Aquila Series)
Extra resources for A Celtic Christology: The Incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena
A Celtic Christology: The Incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena by John F. Gavin,John Panteleimon Manoussakis