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The Glory of the Lord (Vol 7)

Balthasar Hans Urs VonJohn RichesBrian Mcneil (Trans)

The Glory of the Lord (Vol 7)

Balthasar Hans Urs VonJohn RichesBrian Mcneil (Trans)

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This work presents a sustained reflection on the New Testament vision of God's revelation of his glory in Christ. This divine appearing is grounded in the self-emptying of the eternal Logos in the incarnation, cross and descent into hell, yet this is the means whereby his glory is manifested and enriches all who are seized by its beauty.

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This work presents a sustained reflection on the New Testament vision of God's revelation of his glory in Christ. This divine appearing is grounded in the self-emptying of the eternal Logos in the incarnation, cross and descent into hell, yet this is the means whereby his glory is manifested and enriches all who are seized by its beauty.
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Meet the Authors

Balthasar Hans Urs Von

Hans Urs von Balthasar (August 12, 1905-June 26, 1988) was a Swiss theologian and was nominated to be a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church but died two days before his consecration.Balthasar is perhaps most well known for his works in three parts (his Trilogy): The Glory of the Lord, a 7-volume work on 'theological aesthetics' (a theology of belief based on contemplation of the good, the beautiful, and the true). One of the often quoted passages from the entire Trilogy comes from the First Volume The Glory of the Lord: I Seeing the Form:Before the beautiful no, not really before but within the beautiful the whole person quivers. He not only 'finds' the beautiful moving; rather, he experiences himself as being moved and possessed by it.

John Riches

John Riches is Professor of Divinity and Biblical Criticism at the University of Glasgow. His published work includes The World of Jesus: First Century Judaism in Crisis and A Century of New Testament Study.ý

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  • Catalogue Code 91619
  • Product Code 0567095258
  • EAN 9780567095251
  • Pages 572
  • Department Academic
  • Category Theology
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Bloomsbury T&t Clark
  • Publication Date Jan 1990
  • Dimensions 216 x 140 x 36 mm
  • Weight 0.453kg

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