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Author Lyons, J. A. (James A.), -1979.

Title The cosmic Christ in Origen and Teilhard de Chardin : a comparative study / by J.A. Lyons
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1982


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Description x, 236 pages ; 23 cm
Series Oxford theological monographs
Oxford theological monographs.
Contents The problem of the cosmic Christ. The history of cosmic-Christ terminology ; Teilhard and Origen in relation to the cosmic Christ -- The cosmic Christ in Origen. The Platonic and gnostic background to Origen's cosmic conception of Christ ; Origen's twofold doctrine of the Son ; The Son and the cosmos in Origen -- The cosmic Christ in Teilhard. The theological and philosophical background to Teilhard's cosmic conception of Christ ; Teilhard's notion of a cosmic nature in Christ ; Christ and the cosmos in Teilhard -- Conclusion. The question of the cosmic Christ -- Appendix : the instances of 'Christ cosmique' in Teilhard's writings
Analysis Jesus Christ History of doctrines
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre
Christian doctrine Jesus Christ Theories of Origen compared with theories of Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre
Jesus Christ - History of doctrines
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre, 1881-1955
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [222]-231
Subject Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.
Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines.
Jesus Christ -- Significance.
Jesus Christ.
Origen, approximately 185-approximately 254
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre.
LC no. 82182486
ISBN 0198267215