The Christian and Anxiety (Google eBook)

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Ignatius Press, 2000 - Religion - 156 pages
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From Luther to Kierkegaard, from Heidegger to Sartre, the theme of anguish has dominated both philosophy and spiritual theology. In our "societies of depression" where individuals confront their own loneliness, this theme has recently regained its intensity.
  

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It's rare to read a work of theology that also feels personal and deeply moving. Even though many theological topics are highly relevant to personal life, the precision and structure required in ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword to the Sixth German Edition
Foreword by Yves Tourenne O F M II
31
Gods Word and Anxiety
39
The Christian and Anxiety
81
The Essence of Anxiety
115
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About the author (2000)

Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905-88), a Swiss theologian and priest, is considered by many the most important Catholic theologian of the twentieth century. Incredibly prolific and diverse, he wrote over one hundred books and many hundreds of articles. A favorite theologian and spiritual writer of Pope Francis, as well as the two previous Popes, he was called the most cultured man of our time by Henri de Lubac, and Karl Rahner described his achievements as really breathtaking.

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