The Glory of the Lord: Seeing the form

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Ignatius Press, 1982 - Aesthetics
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This work of Von Balthasar is glorious Theology. He has a great methodology to his approach to Theology when it comes to his way of teaching, thus writing not to be understood as a finite man, also the Topic is not necessarily to be completely understood because of the mystery of the Subject!! this is a definite work of art. 

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The Glory of the Lord, vol 1: Seeing the Form is the first in Hans Urs von Balthasar's massive theological trilogy, one of the most important works of the 20th century theology. Balthasar uses the ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
9
Point ot Departure and Concerns
17
The Aesthetic Measure
34
A Protestant Theological Aesthetics
57
From an Aesthetic Theology to a Theological
79
The Task and the Structure of a Theological
117
A THE LIGHT OF FAITH I 3 I
131
Delineating the Form of Faith
141
The Spiritual Senses
365
Integration
417
A THE NEED FOR AN OBJECTIVE FORM OF REVELATION
429
B THE FORM OF REVELATION
435
As Revelation in Hiddenness
441
CHR1ST THE CENTRE OF THE FORM OF REVELATION
463
Quality
481
THE MEDIATION OF THE FORM
527

Elements of the Form of Faith
155
B THE EXPERIENCE OF FAITH
219
Experience
257
In the Fathers
264
In the Middle Ages
284
Archetypal Experience
301
g The Church and the Christian
350
The Medium of the Church
556
E THE ATTESTATION OF THE FORM
605
The Testimony of History
619
The Testimony of the Cosmos
660
F ESCHATOLOGICAL REDUCTION
679
Index of Names
685
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