A Neo-Hegelian Theology: The God of Greatest Hospitality by Andrew Shanks

By Andrew Shanks

the idea of G.W.F. Hegel (1770-1831) haunts the realm of theology. regularly misunderstood, and infrequently maliciously misrepresented, Hegel however won't depart. possibly no different philosopher in Christian culture has extra appreciably sought to imagine during the requisites of ideal open-mindedness, pointed out because the very essence of the actually sacred. This booklet isn't really easily an interpretation of Hegel. fairly, it belongs to an try out, as far as attainable, to re-do for this present day whatever corresponding to what Hegel did for his day. Divine revelation is on-going: by no means sooner than has any iteration been besides located as we're now, almost certainly to realize the inner most fact of the gospel. So Hegel argued, of his personal day. And so this booklet additionally argues, of at the present time. it really is an try to point out, in Trinitarian shape, the main essentially major ways that that's the case. hence, it opens in the direction of a scientific realizing of the historical past of Christian fact, basically as an ever-expanding medium for the genuine divine spirit of openness.

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