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Author Janz, Paul D.

Title God, the mind's desire : reference, reason and Christian thinking / Paul D. Janz
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 232 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in Christian doctrine ; 11
Cambridge studies in Christian doctrine ; 11
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 A reconnaissance of theology and epistemology; 2 Theology and the lure of obscurity; 3 Philosophy's perpetual polarities: anti-realism and realism; 4 Philosophy's perpetual polarities: making and finding; 5 Philosophy's perpetual polarities: act and being; 6 The Kantian inversion of 'all previous philosophy'; 7 Tragedy, empirical history and .nality; 8 Penultimacy and Christology; Bibliography; Index
Summary 'How can human discourse refer meaningfully to a transcendent God?' Paul Janz's book reconfigures this fundamental problem of Christian thinking as a twofold demand for integrity: integrity of reason and integrity of transcendence. It culminates in a convergence within Christology and epistemology within empirical reality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-226) and index
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Subject Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804.
Knowledge, Theory of.
Philosophical theology.
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