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Christ and modernity

Christian self-understanding in a technological age

by David J. Hawkin

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Published by Published for the Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion by Wilfrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- 20th century,
  • Technology -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid J. Hawkin.
    SeriesSR supplements ;, v. 17, SR supplements ;, 17.
    ContributionsCanadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR121.2 .H3555 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2310599M
    ISBN 100889201935
    LC Control Number86188840

    Postmodernity and the “Ideal” Jesus. The book’s argument runs as follows: We can know little, if anything, about the historical Jesus, and whatever we believe about him is constrained by.   Book Review. Today’s Paper | The Christ they want in Christmas is a product not of Nazareth but of Madison Avenue. Will faith decline as modernity advances? The .

    "Scott Cowdell's book is the first comprehensive study of modernity and secularity in Ren Girard's thought. Cowdell brings Girard's theory into a fruitful dialogue with leading approaches on secularization like those of Max Weber, Hans Blumenberg, Peter Berger, and Charles Taylor. The story of modernity is inherently bound up with the politics and economics of rebellion, revolution, the false messianism of secularization and secularism. “The kings of the earth stood up, and the princes met together, against the Lord and against his Christ.

    With grace that sometimes chastens, he points out that evangelicals often root their labor, not in Christ, but in fears of or else concurrence with modernity. Why not find a deeper more faithful root in the creeds? This is an inspiring book that should challenge Christian scholars to consider their work with fresh piety/5. “Modernity as Apocalypse is a panoramic report written from the standpoint of a philosopher and teacher who loves Christ and his Church as well as Socrates and liberal education, and who is alarmed by the eclipse of reason and return of sanctifying violence in our .


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