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Yves Congar's Theology of the Holy Spirit

Elizabeth Teresa Groppe

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780195166422
eISBN:
9780199835638
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195166426.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

French Dominican Yves Congar is widely recognized as the most important Roman Catholic ecclesiologist of the twentieth century. He was a leader in the ecumenical movement in Europe and one of the ... More


 The Body Broken

Beth Felker Jones

in Marks of His Wounds: Gender Politics and Bodily Resurrection

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195309812
eISBN:
9780199785353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309812.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter sets up the problems of the book by giving historical and doctrinal perspective on Christian theologies of the body. It also introduces feminist concerns (dualism, essentialism, and ... More


 The Body Raised

Beth Felker Jones

in Marks of His Wounds: Gender Politics and Bodily Resurrection

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195309812
eISBN:
9780199785353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309812.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter draws on theological resources in developing a theological anthropology that coheres with the doctrine of the resurrection of the body. Human body-soul (psychosomatic) unity is the ... More


 The Body Dying

Beth Felker Jones

in Marks of His Wounds: Gender Politics and Bodily Resurrection

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195309812
eISBN:
9780199785353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309812.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Calvin's theology of the resurrection of the body represents a conceptual hinge between traditional doctrines of the resurrection and modern denigration of the body. Calvin's experience with the ... More


What Is a Human?: What the Answers Mean for Human Rights

John H. Evans

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190608071
eISBN:
9780190608101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608071.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory, Comparative and Historical Sociology

For hundreds of years people have debated what a human is. Some claim humans are those with human DNA. Some claim humans are those with certain traits like rationality. Others say humans are those ... More


Conclusion: Realism Revisited

Stephen Platten

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/9780199571833.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This concluding chapter discusses four key themes which are raised in different contexts throughout this book. These are: Niebuhr's theological anthropology; some key issues relating to ecclesiology; ... More


Limits and Disability Theology

Deborah Beth Creamer

in Disability and Christian Theology: Embodied Limits and Constructive Possibilities

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195369151
eISBN:
9780199871193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369151.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter describes a limits model of theological reflection, attending to the fluidity of human embodiment and most particularly the claim that limits are an unsurprising aspect of being human. ... More


Motherhood as Metaphor: Engendering Interreligious Dialogue

Jeannine Hill Fletcher

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251179
eISBN:
9780823252930
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251179.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book stands at the intersection of feminist theology and religious diversity. Written by a Christian theologian, it employs feminist methodologies to open new horizons in comparative practice ... More


The Humanist Human: Self, Subject, Subjectivity

Anthony B. Pinn

in The End of God-Talk: An African American Humanist Theology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195340822
eISBN:
9780199932344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340822.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Rather than a sense of the human as imago Dei, this chapter discusses the nature and meaning of the human (theological anthropology) through strict attention to physical bodies and scientific ... More


The Theological Origins of Humanism

Jens Zimmermann

in Humanism and Religion: A Call for the Renewal of Western Culture

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199697755
eISBN:
9780191738159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199697755.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

This chapter locates the origin of humanistic ideals in Christian anthropology, particularly the Christological interpretation of the imago Dei and traces the impact of this teaching from patristic ... More


“Can We Believe All This?”

Peter Dula

in Cavell, Companionship, and Christian Theology

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195395037
eISBN:
9780199894451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395037.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Unlike most contemporary philosophers, Cavell refuses to dismiss theological concerns and remains respectfully open to theological dialogue, confessing that “to choose between Judaism and ... More


We Meet in Multiplicity: Insights for Theological Anthropology

Jeannine Hill Fletcher

in Motherhood as Metaphor: Engendering Interreligious Dialogue

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251179
eISBN:
9780823252930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251179.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 2 begins a constructive theological anthropology derived from interfaith encounter. It takes as its point of departure the Chinese mothers the Christian women met as a starting point for a ... More


Exploring New Questions for Theological Anthropology

Lieven Boeve, Yves De Maeseneer, and Ellen Van Stichel

in Questioning the Human: Toward a Theological Anthropology for the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823257522
eISBN:
9780823261567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257522.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This introduction to the book presents its point of departure and structure. It evokes how theological anthropology is being put to the test: in the face of contemporary developments in the spheres ... More


Turtles All The Way Down?: Pressing Questions for Theological Anthropology in the Twenty-First Century

David G. Kirchhoffer

in Questioning the Human: Toward a Theological Anthropology for the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823257522
eISBN:
9780823261567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257522.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Theology

With a challenging title, based on an anecdote about a dialogue between a scientist/philosopher and a lady on the structure of the universe, David Kirchhoffer proposes that the insight that human ... More


The Problem of Human Animality in Contemporary Theological Anthropology

Eric Daryl Meyer

in Inner Animalities: Theology and the End of the Human

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280148
eISBN:
9780823281619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280148.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

After demonstrating the tensions and contradictions that surround the problem of human animality in fourth-century theological anthropology, this chapter demonstrates that although twentieth century ... More


Introduction: We Feed Them Milk: Theological Anthropology as a Labor of Love

Jeannine Hill Fletcher

in Motherhood as Metaphor: Engendering Interreligious Dialogue

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251179
eISBN:
9780823252930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251179.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

While Christian theological discourse on religious pluralism has tended to function in a deductive fashion (starting with ‘first principles’ of scripture and doctrine and applying these principles to ... More


Questioning the Human: Toward a Theological Anthropology for the Twenty-First Century

Lieven Boeve, Yves De Maeseneer, and Ellen Van Stichel (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780823257522
eISBN:
9780823261567
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257522.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Theological anthropology is being put to the test: in the face of contemporary developments in the spheres of culture, politics and science, traditional perspectives on the human person are no longer ... More


Hooker's Theological Anthropology

A. J. Joyce

in Richard Hooker and Anglican Moral Theology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199216161
eISBN:
9780191739248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216161.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Hooker's understanding of the nature of human beings and the circumstances in which they flourish is integral to his understanding of the moral life, although it has been variously interpreted. This ... More


Gordon Kaufman: Human Being as Intentional Agent

Molly C. Haslam

in A Constructive Theology of Intellectual Disability: Human Being as Mutuality and Response

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823239405
eISBN:
9780823239443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239405.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores Gordon Kaufman's construction of the theological concept “human being,” and the degree to which this construction does or does not fulfil his requirement of appropriateness to ... More


The Public’s Theological Anthropologies: The Image of God and the Soul

John H. Evans

in What Is a Human?: What the Answers Mean for Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190608071
eISBN:
9780190608101
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190608071.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter shows that only conservative Protestants use theological anthropologies, suggesting that only those religious institutions propagate these ideas. Examination of interviews with the ... More


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