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Divine simplicity : Christ the crisis of metaphysics

Author: Paul R Hinlicky
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Baker Academic, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul Hinlicky, a leading systematic theologian widely respected for his contributions in contemporary dogmatics, critiques various ways the concept of divine simplicity has shaped Christian theology and offers a fresh articulation of the unity of God. Divine simplicity--which posits that the being of God is identical to the attributes of God--was carried over from the Greek metaphysical tradition, and Hinlicky  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul R Hinlicky
ISBN: 9780801048999 0801048990
OCLC Number: 922911901
Description: xxiii, 231 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The simplicity of consistent perichoresis --
The unstable synthesis of St. Thomas Aquinas --
Excursus: True gnosis in Clement of Alexandria --
Muddle, not mystery --
Analogy and the communicatio idiomatum --
Conclusion: And Christ must reign until ... (1 Cor. 15:25).
Responsibility: Paul R. Hinlicky.

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A leading theologian critiques various ways the concept of divine simplicity has shaped Christian theology and offers a fresh articulation of the unity of God.  Read more...
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