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The Traditionalist malgré lui: Teilhard de Chardin and Ressourcement

A. N. Williams

in Ressourcement: A Movement for Renewal in Twentieth-Century Catholic Theology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199552870
eISBN:
9780191731037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552870.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter examines commonalities between the theology of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin and patristic and medieval theology. Teilhard's theology resembles that of the Fathers in stressing the cosmic ... More


The Cross in the New Testament and the Patristic Paradigm

Richard Viladesau

in The Beauty of the Cross: The Passion of Christ in Theology and the Arts from the Catacombs to the Eve of the Renaissance

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195188110
eISBN:
9780199784738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019518811X.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The pagan drawing known as the graffito of Alexamenos illustrates the scandal of the worship of a “crucified God” in the Roman Hellenistic world. From Roman documents, an approximate idea of what the ... More


The Intellectual Context 1

CARL R. TRUEMAN

in Luther’s Legacy: Salvation and English Reformers, 1525-1556

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263524
eISBN:
9780191682599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263524.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

This chapter examines the influence of various non-Reformation traditions upon the thought of the English Reformers: patristic theology, scholastic theology, lollardy, and humanism. Each of them had ... More


Philo

Andrew Louth

in The Origins of the Christian Mystical Tradition: From Plato to Denys

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199291403
eISBN:
9780191710674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199291403.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Philo was a devout Jew who defended the traditional customs of his faith. The bulk of his writings consist of commentaries on parts of the Pentateuch in the Septuagint version. He is important for ... More


Newman and the Alexandrian Fathers: Shaping Doctrine in Nineteenth-Century England

Benjamin J. King

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199548132
eISBN:
9780191720383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199548132.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

John Henry (later Cardinal) Newman is widely known to have been devoted to reading the Church Fathers. By exploring which Fathers interested Newman most and when, using both published and archive ... More


Participation and Union with Christ in the Patristic Tradition and Modern Orthodox Theology

Grant Macaskill

in Union with Christ in the New Testament

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199684298
eISBN:
9780191764943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684298.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Theology

This chapter examines the development of the doctrine of theosis in the Greek patristic tradition and in modern Eastern Orthodox theology. The fully formed modern doctrine of theosis is considered ... More


Patristic and Medieval Theologies of Sacraments

Ryan M. Reeves

in Christian Theologies of the Sacraments: A Comparative Introduction

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814724323
eISBN:
9780814770634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814724323.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Part I, on patristic and medieval theologies of sacraments, covers Basil, Augustine, Peter Lombard, Thomas Aquinas, and Duns Scotus. This chapter begins Part I and addresses the sacraments in ... More


Eastern Horizons: Anglicans and the Oriental Orthodox Churches

Geoffrey Rowell

in Religious Change in Europe 1650–1914: Essays for John McManners

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205968
eISBN:
9780191676871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205968.003.0020
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

The English Reformation was essentially an event within the history of Western Christianity. The theological and political debates in England as on the continent of Europe were debates conditioned by ... More


‘In the Spirit of Origen’: Balthasar’s Exploration of Patristic Versions of the Spiritual Senses*

Mark McInroy

in Balthasar on the Spiritual Senses: Perceiving Splendour

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199689002
eISBN:
9780191768095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689002.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religious Studies

This chapter examines Balthasar’s reading of patristic figures on the spiritual senses. The most distinctive feature of Balthasar’s approach to patristic writers on the spiritual senses involves the ... More


Conclusion

Ian Ker

in Newman on Vatican II

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198717522
eISBN:
9780191786952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717522.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Theology

Newman was repeatedly asked without success to attend Vatican I as a theological adviser. His absence was felt then as much as his presence was felt at Vatican II, where he would have undoubtedly ... More


Balthasar on the Spiritual Senses: Perceiving Splendour

Mark McInroy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199689002
eISBN:
9780191768095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689002.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religious Studies

In this study, Mark McInroy argues that the ‘spiritual senses’ play a crucial yet previously unappreciated role in the theological aesthetics of Hans Urs von Balthasar. The doctrine of the spiritual ... More


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