The Immanent Person of the Holy Spirit from Anselm to Lombard: Divine Communion in the Spirit

The Immanent Person of the Holy Spirit from Anselm to Lombard: Divine Communion in the Spirit

by Matthew Knell
     
 

This study shows that there has not yet been any comprehensive study of the person of the Holy Spirit in the twelfth century, and that such a study has something to add to concepts of twelfth-century thought as well as modern debates in pneumatology. The richness of debate that took place with the advent of scholasticism, and its clashes with more traditional

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Overview

This study shows that there has not yet been any comprehensive study of the person of the Holy Spirit in the twelfth century, and that such a study has something to add to concepts of twelfth-century thought as well as modern debates in pneumatology. The richness of debate that took place with the advent of scholasticism, and its clashes with more traditional approaches to Christian study, raised issues about western conceptions of the Spirit that were both grounded in scripture and the church fathers' writings, and thoroughly tested by reason and debate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608991624
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Series:
Studies in Christian History and Thought Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Matthew Knell is a Cross-Cultural Consultant and doing independent research in theology and academic editing. He completed his doctorate, on which this book is based, at London School of Theology.

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