Pattern of Redemption: The Theology of Hans Urs Von Balthasar

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Continuum, 1994 - Religion - 334 pages
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In this book, Oakes guides the reader through the major works of Balthasar, especially the trilogy of the Aesthetics, the Theodramatics, and the Theologic, but conveys from start to finish the ultimate simplicity of Balthasar's thought, the few 'well-chosen pillars' of Balthasar's 'spiritual house.'

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Another class where the primary text is by the author. I can honestly say, however, that while Father Oakes himself is a fascinating study in himself, the book stands on its own as a valuable piece of ... Read full review

Contents

TRIBUTARIES OF INFLUENCE
13
with German Idealism
72
THE AESTHETICS
131
THE THEODRAMATICS
209
THE THEOLOGIC
275
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About the author (1994)

Edward T. Oakes, S.J., is professor of systematic theology at the University of St. Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary in Mundelein, Illinois. He is the author of Pattern of Redemption: The Theology of Hans Urs von Balthasar and coeditor of The Cambridge Companion to Hans von Balthasar.

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