Anticipating Omega: Science, Faith, and Our Ultimate Future

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Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2006 - Religion - 221 pages
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Ted Peters asks how the eschatological vision of God's ultimate future (omega) fits on a map of reality along with physics, evolutionary biology, genetics, and technical prognostications for a post-human future.
 

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Contents

Foreword by Michael Welker
7
Preface
9
Omega and Divine Retroactivity
11
The Prolepsis of New Creation
28
Barriers to Grace in a Scientific Era
47
Grace in the Genes?
67
The Hermeneutics of Evolution
77
The PostHuman Soul Part One
106
The PostHuman Soul Part Two
129
Science in Pastoral Ministry
154
Proleptic Dignity Proleptic Ecology and Prophetic Politics
177
Index
201
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Page 17 - The wolf shall live with the lamb, the leopard shall lie down with the kid, the calf and the lion and the fatling together, and a little child shall lead them.
Page 11 - I am the Alpha and the Omega, "says the Lord God, who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.

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