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Author Wigley, Stephen D.

Title Balthasar's trilogy / Stephen Wigley
Published London ; New York : Continuum, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 171 pages)
Series Reader's guide
Continuum reader's guides.
Contents Chapter 1. Context and introduction -- Chapter 2. Key influences on von Balthasar's Trilogy -- Chapter 3. The glory of the Lord : a theological aesthetics -- Chapter 4. Theo-drama : theological dramatic theory -- Chapter 5. Theo-logic -- Chapter 6. Reception and further reading
Summary Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905 1988) is one of the most significant and challenging of 20 th century theologians. His work remains highly influential within the Catholic Church; yet much of it is influenced by his encounter with and study of the great Protestant theologian Karl Barth. His writings, particularly the trilogy beginning with The Glory of the Lord, then the Theo- Drama and concluding with the Theo-Logic, are both hugely influential and yet not always easy to approach, not least because of their sheer size and scale (comprising some 15 volumes written over nearly 30 years). This gui
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-167) and index
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Subject Balthasar, Hans Urs von, 1905-1988. Herrlichkeit. English.
Balthasar, Hans Urs von, 1905-1988. Theodramatik. English.
Balthasar, Hans Urs von, 1905-1988. Theologik. English.
Christianity -- Philosophy.
Theology, Doctrinal.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0567039234 (electronic bk.)
9780567039231 (electronic bk.)