Wolfhart Pannenberg on human destiny [electronic resource] /

by Wong, Kam Ming, 1961-.
Type: Book
Series: The Ashgate new critical thinking in religion, theology and biblical studies .
Ashgate new critical thinking in religion, theology, and biblical studies .
Publisher: Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., c2008 .Description: 1 online resource (177 p.) .Summary: Based on one of the greatest living theologians, Wolfhart Pannenberg, this book is the first comprehensive study of 'human destiny'. Mapping out the movement of humanity over the course of its history to its common destiny from creation through sin and ethics to eschatology, the book also examines the extent to which scholars such as Herder have influenced Pannenberg's work in this important area and shows how Pannenberg's project on ethics is related to human destiny .ISBN: 9780754687696 (electronic bk.); 0754687694 (electronic bk.); ; 0754662209 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780754662204 (hardcover : alk. paper).Related Subjects: Future life -- History of doctrines -- 20th century | Theological anthropology -- Christianity | Pannenberg, Wolfhart, 1928- | Future life | Theological anthropology | RELIGION -- Christianity -- General | RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- Systematic | Theologische antropologie | Electronic books Online Resources: Contents: Setting the scene -- Image of God as both fount and destiny of humanity -- Openness of humanity -- Sin as an antithesis to human destiny -- Eschatology and ethics in human destiny -- Theological anthropology : destiny centred, history focused.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-173) and index.

Setting the scene -- Image of God as both fount and destiny of humanity -- Openness of humanity -- Sin as an antithesis to human destiny -- Eschatology and ethics in human destiny -- Theological anthropology : destiny centred, history focused.

Based on one of the greatest living theologians, Wolfhart Pannenberg, this book is the first comprehensive study of 'human destiny'. Mapping out the movement of humanity over the course of its history to its common destiny from creation through sin and ethics to eschatology, the book also examines the extent to which scholars such as Herder have influenced Pannenberg's work in this important area and shows how Pannenberg's project on ethics is related to human destiny.

Description based on print version record.


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