Alexander S, Mr Jensen's Divine Providence and Human Agency: Trinity, Creation and PDF

By Alexander S, Mr Jensen

ISBN-10: 1138546003

ISBN-13: 9781138546004

ISBN-10: 140943530X

ISBN-13: 9781409435303

Divine windfall and Human corporation develops an knowing of God and God's relation to production that perceives God as sovereign over production whereas, whilst, taking into account a significant thought of human freedom. This e-book presents a bridge among modern ways that emphasise human freedom, resembling method theology and people encouraged via it, and conventional theologies that tension divine omnipotence.This publication argues that it truly is crucial for Christian theology to take care of that God is eventually in command of historical past: differently there will be no stable grounds for Christian wish. but, the trendy human self-understanding as unfastened agent inside yes obstacles needs to be taken heavily. Jensen methods this obvious contradiction from inside a regularly trinitarian framework.

Jensen argues Christian realizing of God has to be in line with the event of the saving presence of Christ within the Church, resulting in an apophatic and always trinitarian theology. This serves because the framework for the dialogue of divine omnipotence and human freedom. at the foundation of the theological origin proven during this ebook, it really is attainable to border the matter in a manner that makes it attainable to reside inside this rigidity. construction in this origin, Jensen develops an realizing of historical past because the unfolding of the divine goal and as an expression of God's very being, that's self-giving love and wish for communion. This booklet deals a big contribution to the controversy of the doctrine of God within the context of an evolutionary universe.

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