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A Philosophy to Live By: Engaging Iris Murdoch

Maria Antonaccio

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199855575
eISBN:
9780199933198
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199855575.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Iris Murdoch’s philosophy has long attracted readers searching for a morally serious yet humane perspective on human life. Her eloquent call for “a theology which can continue without God” has been ... More


Rudolf Bultmann's Story of Paul: The Detour Not Taken

John L. Meech

in Paul in Israel's Story: Self and Community at the Cross

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195306941
eISBN:
9780199785018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195306945.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Should Paul’s communal sense of self remain in any sense normative for us, or is it simply an outmoded husk we should shell to get at the kernel? This chapter argues, rather, that to embrace Paul as ... More


Styles of Piety: Practicing Philosophy after the Death of God

S. Clark Buckner and Matthew Statler (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225002
eISBN:
9780823237081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225002.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The last half century has seen both attempts to demythologize the idea of God into purely secular forces and the resurgence of the language of “God” as indispensable to otherwise ... More


Why the Events Matter: 1. History, Meaning, and Myth

C. Stephen Evans

in The Historical Christ and the Jesus of Faith: The Incarnational Narrative as History

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198263975
eISBN:
9780191600579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019826397X.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The English term ‘history’ can refer to an actual series of events, and also to the narrative or account constructed about those events; in looking at the links between Christian faith and the ... More


Introduction: Yasuda Rijin and the Shin Buddhist Tradition

Paul B. Watt

in Demythologizing Pure Land Buddhism: Yasuda Rijin and the Shin Buddhist Tradition

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824856328
eISBN:
9780824869038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824856328.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This introductory chapter provides a brief historical background of the Shin Buddhist tradition. It pinpoints two Buddhist leaders who advocated an exclusive reliance on the celestial buddha Amida ... More


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