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The Gift, Reciprocity, and the Word

Morwenna Ludlow

in Gregory of Nyssa, Ancient and (Post)modern

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199280766
eISBN:
9780191712906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280766.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

John Milbank is not interested in an analysis of Cappadocian theology for its own sake. Rather, he is usually more interested in how Gregory fits into the a broader spectrum of Christian writers and ... More


Reading Gregory of Nyssa on Language, Theology, and the Language of Theology

Morwenna Ludlow

in Gregory of Nyssa, Ancient and (Post)modern

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199280766
eISBN:
9780191712906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280766.003.0020
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter argues that the bringing together of readings of Gregory by Scot Douglass, John Milbank, and Sarah Coakley raises the question of the influence of modern and postmodern philosophies, for ... More


Calvin, Participation, and the Gift: The Activity of Believers in Union with Christ

J. Todd Billings

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199211876
eISBN:
9780191706004
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199211876.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Is the God of Calvin a fountain of blessing, or a forceful tyrant? Is Calvin's view of God coercive, leaving no place for the human qua human in redemption? These are perennial questions about ... More


Returning to the Trinity

Morwenna Ludlow

in Gregory of Nyssa, Ancient and (Post)modern

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199280766
eISBN:
9780191712906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280766.003.0019
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

John Milbank deals with Gregory's concept of the Trinity in only a few brief passages and, although he has written much more on the subject, Coakley's comments are found in various articles on rather ... More


 The Political Household of God: Against the Public/Private Dichotomy

Jana Marguerite Bennett

in Water Is Thicker than Blood: An Augustinian Theology of Marriage and Singleness

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195315431
eISBN:
9780199872022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315431.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter considers God's own reconfigured eschatological Household, the church, by examining the third dichotomy raised in chapter 1: the public/private distinction. Reflecting on Augustine's ... More


Radical Orthodoxy's Critique of Niebuhr

Ben Quash

in Reinhold Niebuhr and Contemporary Politics

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199571833
eISBN:
9780191722264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571833.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Reinhold Niebuhr's ‘Christian realism’ was in significant part a rejection of the pacifism and optimism of the Social Gospel movement in the United States. Even though Niebuhr had initially been ... More


The Neo-Anabaptists

James Davison Hunter

in To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity Today

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199730803
eISBN:
9780199777082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730803.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The mythic ideal that animates the neo-Anabaptist position is the ideal of true and authentic New Testament Christianity and the primitive church of the apostolic age. Constantinianism is a ... More


Stuck in the Middle: Milbank, Hart, the Time of Chronos

Daniel Colucciello Barber

in Deleuze and the Naming of God: Post-Secularism and the Future of Immanence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748686360
eISBN:
9780748697144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 3 addresses the rivalry between Deleuzian immanence and Christian theology’s analogy of being (primarily as it appears in its two preeminent, contemporary exponents, Hart and Milbank). The ... More


A Conversation

José Casanova, Michael Jon Kessler, John Milbank, and Mark Lilla

in Political Theology for a Plural Age

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199769285
eISBN:
9780199345144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769285.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

This chapter presents an edited compilation of a series of dialogues between Michael Kessler and Mark Lilla, José Casanova, and John Milbank held at Georgetown University from 2008 to 2009. In a ... More


Synchronicity II: Rhythm as Hierarchy

Lexi Eikelboom

in Rhythm: A Theological Category

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198828839
eISBN:
9780191867156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828839.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

In contrast to the previous two chapters, which theologically engage rhythm in continental philosophy, this chapter examines Augustine’s explicitly theological approach to rhythm and its various ... More


Introduction Intrusions of grace

David Decosimo

in Ethics as a Work of Charity: Thomas Aquinas and Pagan Virtue

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790635
eISBN:
9780804791700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790635.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The introduction identifies the book’s topic and elucidates its theological, philosophical, and political significance. The chapter explains that, for Thomas, the question of “pagan virtue” concerns ... More


Learning from Shortcomings, Moving Forward with New Methods

Daniel Maria Klimek

in Medjugorje and the Supernatural: Science, Mysticism, and Extraordinary Religious Experience

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190679200
eISBN:
9780190879983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190679200.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Philosophy of Religion

The chapter considers the ideological biases that have formed in academic culture against taking mystical experiences and similar phenomena seriously. An in-depth analysis of Ann Taves’s ... More


Human Rights and Secularism: Arendt, Asad, and Milbank as Critics of the Secular Foundations of Human Rights

Shai Lavi

in Mapping the Legal Boundaries of Belonging: Religion and Multiculturalism from Israel to Canada

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199383009
eISBN:
9780190203603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199383009.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter seeks to bring attention to the secular and its relationship with human rights. This relationship will also shed light on the particular characteristics of human rights as a dominant ... More


Conclusion

Michael Mawson

in Christ Existing as Community: Bonhoeffer's Ecclesiology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198826460
eISBN:
9780191865428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826460.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The Conclusion makes a case for the ongoing importance of Bonhoeffer’s ecclesiology by positioning his approach in Sanctorum Communio with respect to more recent approaches to ecclesiology, namely, ... More


The Banality of Forgiveness

Ashraf H.A. Rushdy

in After Injury: A Historical Anatomy of Forgiveness, Resentment, and Apology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190851972
eISBN:
9780190852009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851972.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter argues that some postmodern philosophers of forgiveness—especially John Milbank, Jacques Derrida, and Vladimir Jankélévitch—develop a restrictive model of what forgiveness is and argue ... More


Mbembe

Vincent W. Lloyd

in Religion of the Field Negro: On Black Secularism and Black Theology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277636
eISBN:
9780823280575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277636.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Cameroon-born political theorist Achille Mbembe has produced a body of work that deeply engages with Christianity: the role of Christianity in postcolonial and particularly African contexts, the ... More


The Other Face of Grace

David Decosimo

in Ethics as a Work of Charity: Thomas Aquinas and Pagan Virtue

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804790635
eISBN:
9780804791700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804790635.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Augustinians, Aristotelians, and even those who regard Thomas as pursuing transformative synthesis, imagine that when it comes to pagan virtue he chooses between Bishop and Philosopher, fidelity and ... More


Christmas and the Superman: Chesterton’s Levitations

Simon Jarvis

in Thinking Through Style: Non-Fiction Prose of the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198737827
eISBN:
9780191801273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198737827.003.0019
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The chapter considers what the truth content of Chesterton’s essays, especially of his many short columns for the Illustrated London News, might be today. It looks both at Chesterton’s principal ... More


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