Method and ontology in Schleiermacher"s The Christian faith
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Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Schleiermacher, Friedrich, -- 1768-1834.,
  • Schleiermacher, Friedrich, -- 1768-1834 -- Ontology.,
  • Theology -- Methodology.,
  • Ontology -- Religious aspects.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Donald Stuart Stephen Land.
SeriesCanadian thesis -- MQ-64787.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 michofiches (116 frames).
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19332031M
ISBN 100612647870

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  The Christian Faith is, with the exception of Calvin's Institutes, the most important work covering the whole filed of doctrine to which Protestant theology can point. To say this is not necessarily to adopt either his fundamental principles or the detailed conclusions to which these principles have guided him. On all such matters a nearly /5(6). The Christian Faith, presented systematically according to the fundamental doctrines of the Evangelical Church occupies in the history of theology a position analogous to that of Kant’s critiques of reason in is the position and not the matter or manner of treatment that is similar, but nevertheless Friedrich Schleiermacher may justifiably be called the Kant of modern. Paul Johannes Tillich (Aug – Octo ) was a German-American Christian existentialist philosopher and Lutheran Protestant theologian who is widely regarded as one of the most influential theologians of the twentieth century. Tillich taught at a number of universities in Germany before immigrating to the United States in , where he taught at Union Theological Seminary. “'The Christian Faith is the one undisputed monument in modern Christian theology. It is the achievement by which everything else must be measured.' Professor John Clayton, Boston University 'The Christian Faith has proved profoundly influential in the history of modern Christian theology. Even Schleiermacher's critics respect its value.

Schleiermacher's Hermeneutics and Criticism is the founding text of modern hermeneutics. Written as a method for the interpretation and textual criticism of the New Testament, it is remarkably relevant to contemporary theories of interpretation in literary theory and analytical philosophy. This volume offers the text in a new translation by Andrew Bowie, together with related writings on. Friedrich Daniel Ernst Schleiermacher (German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈʃlaɪɐˌmaχɐ]; Novem – Febru ) was a German theologian, philosopher, and biblical scholar known for his attempt to reconcile the criticisms of the Enlightenment with traditional Protestant also became influential in the evolution of higher criticism, and his work forms part of the. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   In my last post post, I talked about my preferred approach to relating the introductory sections (§§) of Schleiermacher’s The Christian Faith to his concrete theological claims later in the book. A great advantage of my approach is that it offers a better way to understand how Schleiermacher meant his method and dogmatic particulars to relate.

  Friedrich Schleiermacher () completed the first edition of his dogmatic synthesis, The Christian Faith, in and a revised version in It is one of those books . In Groome’s own words: “in many ways, my core commitment as a Catholic catechist over the years has been to bridge this gap and to help myself and others to integrate the two – life and Faith—into lived, living, and life-giving Christian faith.”3 This method echoes the practical theological model of moving from practice to theory to. Schleiermacher forces theologians to declare their commitments about modernity, historical criticism, and theological method. Widely acclaimed as “the father of modern theology,” Friedrich Schleiermacher irrevocably changed the terms of modern theological debate. No one can afford to ignore Schleiermacher. Schleiermacher’s influence has, at. Other articles where The Christian Faith is discussed: Christianity: Apologetics: defending the faith: comprehensive account of Christian doctrine, The Christian Faith (–22; ). In his wake, Protestant systematic theology in the 19th and 20th centuries generally sought to operate within the “plausibility structures” of “modernity.”.