DIALECTICAL THEOLOGY


DIALECTICAL THEOLOGY
   See NEO-ORTHODOXY.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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  • dialectical theology — a form of neoorthodox theology emphasizing the infinite tensions, paradoxes, and basic ambiguities inherent in Christian existence, and holding, against rationalism, that God is unknowable to humans except through divine grace and revelation. * * …   Universalium

  • dialectical theology — noun : neoorthodoxy especially as holding against rationalism that man s attempts to know God by his own reasoning reach contradictory conclusions and must give way to a faith that awaits God s word * * * a form of neoorthodox theology… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dialectical theology —  Диалектическая теология …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Dialectical monism — Dialectical monism, also known as dualistic monism, is an ontological position that holds that reality is ultimately a unified whole, distinguishing itself from monism by asserting that this whole necessarily expresses itself in dualistic terms.… …   Wikipedia

  • theology — /thee ol euh jee/, n., pl. theologies. 1. the field of study and analysis that treats of God and of God s attributes and relations to the universe; study of divine things or religious truth; divinity. 2. a particular form, system, branch, or… …   Universalium

  • theology — (kalam)    ‘Ilm al kalam – lit. ‘the science of the word’ (or speech or discussion) – comprises a tradition of dialectical argumentation and speculative thought that attempts to explain, clarify and defend the fundamental theological doctrines of …   Islamic philosophy dictionary

  • theology, dialectical —  Теология диалектическая …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • History of Christian theology — This is an overview of the history of Christian theology from the time of Christ to the present.Key themesThe TrinityIn Christianity, the doctrine of the Trinity states that God is one being who exists, simultaneously and eternally, as a mutual… …   Wikipedia

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  • History of theology — This is an overview of the history of theology in Greek thought, Christianity, Judaism and Islam from the time of Jesus to the present. Contents 1 Ancient Greek and Hellenistic theology 1.1 Classical Greek theology …   Wikipedia


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