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Piety and responsibility : patterns of unity in Karl Rahner, Karl Barth, and Vedanta Desika

Author: John N Sheveland
Publisher: Farnham, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate Pub., ©2011.
Series: New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies.
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This book analyzes the writings of Karl Rahner, Karl Barth and Vedanta Desika to disclose how each construes "piety" and "responsibility" as integral to each other. Each theologian expresses a fundamental unity of love of God and love of neighbour. Sheveland explores this unity in ecumenical and interreligious frameworks, showing how these authors privilege theology as practice, enactment, or simply as ethical. He  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Sheveland, John N., 1973-
Piety and responsibility.
Farnham, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate Pub., ©2011
(DLC) 2010049592
Named Person: Karl Rahner; Karl Barth; Veṅkaṭanātha; Karl Rahner; Karl Barth; Veṅkaṭanātha; Karl Barth; Karl Rahner; Veṅkaṭanātha
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John N Sheveland
ISBN: 9781409409069 1409409066
OCLC Number: 726826685
Description: 1 online resource (217 pages).
Contents: Melody : piety and responsibility in Karl Rahner --
Harmony : piety and responsibility in Karl Barth --
Polyphony : piety and responsibility in Vedanta Desika.
Series Title: New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies.
Responsibility: John N. Sheveland.

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Analyzes the writings of Karl Rahner, Karl Barth, and Vedanta Deshika to disclose how each construes 'piety' and 'responsibility' as integral to each other. This book explores the unity in ecumenical  Read more...
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'This probing study examines the centrality of love and service within the work of three significant theologians, Protestant, Catholic, and Hindu. Sheveland's work advances the project of comparative Read more...

 
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