Divine Action: Studies Inspired by the Philosophical Theology of Austin Farrer by Brian Hebblethwaite, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Divine Action: Studies Inspired by the Philosophical Theology of Austin Farrer

Divine Action: Studies Inspired by the Philosophical Theology of Austin Farrer

by Brian Hebblethwaite, Edward Hugh Henderson
     
 

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How are we to think of God's providential action in the world? This question lies at the centre of philosophical theology today and is the theme of this collection of specially commissioned studies.Austin Farrer's contribution to our understanding of divine providence is still the most acute and penetrating in post-war philosophical theology. The contributors

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How are we to think of God's providential action in the world? This question lies at the centre of philosophical theology today and is the theme of this collection of specially commissioned studies.Austin Farrer's contribution to our understanding of divine providence is still the most acute and penetrating in post-war philosophical theology. The contributors illustrate the range and fertility of Farrer's influence on British and American philosophical theologians today, and explore various possibilities for articulating a theory of divine action that has emerged in recent theological and philosophical debate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780567086525
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
11/14/2000
Pages:
290
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 8.47(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

Brian Hebblethwaite is Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion, Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge.

Edward Hugh Henderson is Seynaeve Professor of Christian Studies and Professor of Philosophy at Louisiana State University. He is the co-editor, with Brian Hebblethwaite, of Divine Action: Studies Inspired by the Philosophical Theology of Austin Farrar.

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