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Balthasar (Guides For The Perplexed Series)

Rodney Howsare

Balthasar (Guides For The Perplexed Series)

Rodney Howsare

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A concise and helpful guide for students grappling with the main principles of Balthasar's thought.

^Balthasar's thought, if it is anything, is perplexing, and it is perplexing for a number of reasons. In this Guide for the Perplexed, Rodney Howsare gives the reader a handle on these perplexing aspects of Balthasar's thought.

^^In the first chapter he introduces the reader to the man and his unique method of doing theology. He then moves on to explaining the basic structure and nature of the triology: the aesthetics, dramatics and logic. He then deals with various theological topics: Jesus Christ, The Trinity, The Drama of Redemption, The Church and Mary, and The Last Things. A final chapter summarizes Balthasar's place in modern theology and suggests further readings for the interested reader.



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A concise and helpful guide for students grappling with the main principles of Balthasar's thought.

^Balthasar's thought, if it is anything, is perplexing, and it is perplexing for a number of reasons. In this Guide for the Perplexed, Rodney Howsare gives the reader a handle on these perplexing aspects of Balthasar's thought.

^^In the first chapter he introduces the reader to the man and his unique method of doing theology. He then moves on to explaining the basic structure and nature of the triology: the aesthetics, dramatics and logic. He then deals with various theological topics: Jesus Christ, The Trinity, The Drama of Redemption, The Church and Mary, and The Last Things. A final chapter summarizes Balthasar's place in modern theology and suggests further readings for the interested reader.


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Meet the Author

Rodney Howsare

Rodney Howsare (Ph.D., Marquette University) is Associate Professor of Fundamental Theology DeSales University. His first major book publication is Hans Urs von Balthasar and Protestantism: The Ecumenical Implications of His Theological Style (T&T Clark). He has also had scholarly articles published in Fides Quarens Intellectum, and the Josephinum Journal of Theology.

He has delivered several presentations to the College Theology Society. He also directs the university's collaboration on the annual Robert Campbell Lectureship on Ecumenism.

In the Fall 2007 semester, Dr. Howsare represented the department in a semester-abroad program in Rome, Italy. In the Spring 2008 semester, Dr. Howsare enjoyed a sabbatical to work on his new book - Hans Urs von Balthasar: A Guide for the Perplexted (T&T Clark).

Table Of Contents

  • 1. Balthasar In The Church Of His Time; 2. Balthasar On Revelation; 3. Balthasar On Theology; 4. Balthasar On Time And History; 5. Balthasar On The Paschal Mystery; 6. Balthasar's Theological Aesthetics; 7. Balthasar's Theological Dramatics; 8. Balthasar's Theological Logic.
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  • Catalogue Code 284835
  • Product Code 9780567031990
  • ISBN 0567031993
  • EAN 9780567031990
  • Pages 180
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category New Testament
  • Publisher Bloomsbury T&t Clark
  • Publication Date Jun 2009
  • Sales Rank #47812
  • Dimensions 213 x 137 x 18 mm
  • Weight 0.272kg

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