By Mark C. Taylor
Religion, Mark C. Taylor argues in After God, is extra complex than both its defenders or critics imagine and, certainly, is way extra influential than any folks notice. Our global, Taylor continues, is formed by means of faith even if it really is least seen. religion and price, he insists, are unavoidable and inextricably interrelated for believers and nonbelievers alike.
The first finished theology of tradition because the pioneering paintings of Paul Tillich, After God redefines faith for our modern age. This volumeis a thorough reconceptualization of faith and Taylor’s so much pathbreaking paintings but, bringing jointly a variety of strands of theological argument and cultural research 4 many years within the making.
Praise for Mark C. Taylor
“The distinguishing characteristic of Taylor’s occupation is a fearless, or even reckless, orientation to the recent and to no matter what demanding situations orthodoxy. . . . Taylor’s paintings is playful, perverse, rarefied, inventive, and infrequently brilliant.”—New York occasions Magazine
Read Online or Download After God (Religion and Postmodernism) PDF
Best religious philosophy books
Martin Buber: The lifetime of discussion, the 1st learn in any language to supply an entire evaluate of Buber's idea, is still the definitive consultant to the whole variety of his paintings and the start line for all smooth Buber scholarship. Maurice S. Friedman unearths the results of Buber's suggestion for concept of information, schooling, philosophy, fantasy, heritage and Judaic and Christian trust.
The essays specialize in the paintings of Vladimir Jankélévitch as an ethical thinker, relatively that element of his paintings facing the query of forgiveness. They deal with themes akin to where of ethical philosophy with regards to his paintings as an entire, his dating to modern French idea, and the backgrounds of classical Judaic culture and global literature.
Die vorliegende Studie ist die erste Detailstudie zum Glaubensverständnis des jungen Kierkegaard. In Verschränkung von werkimmanenter und rezeptionsgeschichtlicher examine werden die Grundlagen dieses Glaubensverständnisses einerseits anhand seiner Schriften und Aufzeichnungen aus der Studienzeit (1830-1841) herausgearbeitet, andererseits zugleich auf deren philosophisch-theologische Quellen und Voraussetzungen hin untersucht.
During this assortment, Stations at the trip of Inquiry, David Burrell launches a innovative reinterpretation of the way any inquiry proceeds, boldly critiquing presumptuous theories of data, language, and ethics. whereas his later courses, Analogy and Philosophical Language (1973) and Aquinas: God and motion (1979), elucidate Aquinas's linguistic theology, those early writings convey what frequently escapes articulation: how one involves realizing and "takes" a judgment.
- Worldly Virtue: Moral Ideals and Contemporary Life
- La cuestion religiosa en Spinoza (Nociones para andar por casa nº 1) (Spanish Edition)
- On Religious Life: William James and I: An Affectionate Rumination
- The Existential Jesus
Extra info for After God (Religion and Postmodernism)
After God (Religion and Postmodernism) by Mark C. Taylor