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Hans Urs Von Balthasar (Outstanding Christian Thinkers)

by John O"Donnell

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian spiritual & Church leaders,
  • Christian theology,
  • Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church,
  • Religious,
  • Individual Theologians And Their Works (General),
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Religion,
  • Philosophers,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8168288M
    ISBN 100826450806
    ISBN 109780826450807

    Hans Urs von Balthasar (–) was a Swiss theologian widely regarded as one of the greatest theologians and spiritual writers of modern times. Named a cardinal by Pope John Paul II, he died shortly before being formally inducted into the College of Cardinals/5(38). the theology of St Thomas Aquinas. Hans Urs von Balthasar too proclaims Catholic Christianity in a new way, in terms of love expressed as beauty, goodness and truth. His faith-vision advocates the whole instead of the part, the synthetic rather than the analytic. Formative Years Hans Urs von Balthasar was born into a distinguished family in Luzern,File Size: KB.

    In this book, quotations from Saint Irenaeus have been arranged thematically in order to show the unity of his Christian view of the world. The texts have been selected and are introduced by the late Hans Urs von Balthasar, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest Catholic theologians of this century. They are translated by John Saward.   Hans Urs von Balthasar () is one of the most prolific, creative and wide-ranging theologians of the twentieth century who is just now coming to prominence. But because of his own daring speculations about the meaning of Christ's descent into hell after the crucifixion, about the uniqueness of Christ as savior of a pluralistic world, and because he draws so many of his resources .

    In Hans Urs von Balthasar’s masterwork, The Glory of the Lord, the great theologian used the term "theological aesthetic" to describe what he believed to the most accurate method of interpreting the concept of divine love, as opposed to approaches founded on historical or scientific this newly translated book, von Balthasar delves deeper into this exploration of what love means. Hans Urs von Balthasar () was a Swiss theologian widely regarded as one of the greatest theologians and spiritual writers of modern a cardinal by Pope John Paul II, he died shortly before being formally inducted into the College of Cardinals. He wrote over one hundred books, including Prayer, Heart of the World, Mary for Today, Love Alone Is Credible, Mysterium Paschale /5(5).


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Hans Urs von Balthasar (–88) was a Swiss theologian, considered to be one of the most important Catholic intellectuals and writers of the twentieth century. Incredibly prolific and diverse, he wrote over one hundred books and hundreds of articles.

Hans Urs von Balthasar (–) was a Swiss theologian widely regarded as one of the greatest theologians and spiritual writers of modern times. Named a cardinal by Pope John Paul II, he died shortly before being formally inducted into the College of Cardinals/5(30).

Hans Urs von Balthasar has books on Goodreads with ratings. Hans Urs von Balthasar’s most popular book is Prayer. Von Balthasar, however, holds that there is another KIND of Angst: an Angst that comes not from sin and separation from God, but that is “a mode of faith, love, and hope, a phase in their fulfillment” (95).

He holds this because “All joy is joy resulting from the Cross, marked with the sign of the Cross” Cited by: 5. Balthasar was one of the greates theologians in the XX century, and his analysis about the greatest thinker of that century is extremely accurate.

Von Balthasar (hereafter HuvB) recognizes the difficulty of a Catholic theologian writing a book largely defending the reading of Karl by:   Remembering Hans Urs von Balthasar’s Important Book by Word on Fire Janu Just over twenty five years ago, Ignatius Press published the first English translation of a book by the Swiss theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar, a man esteemed by St.

John Paul II. Hans Urs von Balthasar (–88) was a Swiss theologian, considered to be one of the most important Catholic intellectuals and writers of the twentieth century.

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His works include over books and articles. He was devoted to addressing spiritual and practical issues of his time and resisted reductionism and the human focus of modernity, wanting Christians to challenge modern and philosophical assumptions.

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Anthony Lilles, we discuss the first chapter of Hans Urs von Balthasar's Christian Mediation. Balthasar: Beauty, Goodness, Truth is a series of conversations with noted theological scholars about the life and teachings of Swiss theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar who is considered to be one of the most important Catholic intellectuals and writers of the twentieth century.

Prayer (Deus books) by Balthasar, Hans Urs von and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hans Urs Von Balthasar was a Swiss Catholic theologian, enormously influential for the 20th century Church along with the likes of Karl Rahner, Henri de Lubac, and Joseph Ratzinger.

His writings have a massive breadth both topically and considering the amount of Cited by: Looking for books by Hans Urs von Balthasar. See all books authored by Hans Urs von Balthasar, including Prayer, and Dare We Hope That All Men Be Saved?: With a Short Discourse on Hell – 2nd Edition, and more on Hans Urs von Balthasar.

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Hans Urs von Balthasar (12 August – 26 June ) was a Swiss theologian and Catholic priest who is considered as an important Roman Catholic theologian of the 20th century. This book is perhaps one of the most misunderstood works of Catholic theology of our time.

Critics contend that von Balthasar espouses universalism, the idea that all men will certainly beas von Balthasar insists, damnation is a real possibility—for others but also for ourselves. This book was recommended to me by a reader: Prayer by Hans Urs von Balthasar. I probably wouldn’t have had any interest if it hadn’t been explicitly pointed out to me that the title in French is Contemplative Prayer.

OK, that is a much more interesting book. This book exists, as von Balthasar himself notes, as a kind of summary of his most important thoughts and ideas and focus.

The book grounds itself in the thought of Swiss theologian and priest Hans Urs von Balthasar, who argued that the Western modernist dismissal of Jewish religious was a reinvention of the historical heresy of Marcionism, which rejected the Hebrew Bible and the Old Testament God.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Hans Urs Von Balthasar books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Hans Urs von Balthasar was a Swiss theologian and priest who was nominated to be a cardinal of the Catholic Church.

He is considered one of the most important theologians of the 20th century. Born in Lucerne, Switzerland on 12 Augusthe attended Stella Matutina (Jesuit school) in Feldkirch, Austria/5(16). It is increasingly clear that the Swiss theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar (d.

) is among the most lastingly significant theologians of the twentieth century. It is the purpose of this article to introduce some of the themes of Balthasars work.

Though not invited to be present at the Second Vatican Council, Balthasar was later awarded the.2. Hans Urs von Balthasar, Prayer, trans. Graham Harrison (San Francisco: Ignatius Press, ). 3. See, for example, Karl Barth’s critique of contemplation in Karl Barth, Church Dogmatics, III/3 (Edinburgh: T&T Clark, ), 4.

See von Balthasar in Angelo Scola, Test Every Thing: Hold Fast to WhatFile Size: KB.Von Balthasar's book is incredibly rich and needs to be waded through slowly. The book is thoroughly Christological and that thick foundation makes the book and prayer come alive.

The book is organized around three sections: 1) The Act of Contemplation; 2) The /5.