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As in a mirror : John Calvin and Karl Barth on knowing God : a diptych

Author: Cornelis van der Kooi
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2005.
Series: Studies in the history of Christian traditions, v. 120.
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"What does it really mean, to know God? What are the grounds for knowing God, what feeds that knowledge, and what is really known? In his search for answers to these questions, the author paints for us a clear picture in two panels of what Calvin and Barth had to say about knowing God: Calvin against the background of pre-modern culture, Barth in response to a post-Kantian culture inclined to agnosticism. Between  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kooi, Cornelis van der.
As in a mirror.
Leiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2005
(DLC) 2004057550
Named Person: Jean Calvin; Karl Barth; Jean Calvin; Karl Barth; Karl Barth; Jean Calvin
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelis van der Kooi
ISBN: 900413817X 9789004138179 9781429426985 1429426985
OCLC Number: 182530189
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 471 pages).
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Ch. 1 Introduction --
Ch. 2 Ways of knowing --
Ch. 3 God : judge and father --
Ch. 4 supper and knowledge of God --
Ch. 5 turn to the subject in Kant's philosophy --
Ch. 6 way of knowing God --
Ch. 7 doctrine of God --
Ch. 8 New space for human action : Barth's view of the sacrament.
Series Title: Studies in the history of Christian traditions, v. 120.
Other Titles: Als in een spiegel
Responsibility: by C. van der Kooi ; translated by Donald Mader.

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What is meant by knowing God? By sounding the work of John Calvin and Karl Barth as mirrors of reflection and experience, justice is done to the tension between the premodern and postkantian  Read more...
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