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The Resource The search for God : Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions, Hans Schwarz

The search for God : Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions, Hans Schwarz

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The search for God : Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions
Title
The search for God
Title remainder
Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions
Statement of responsibility
Hans Schwarz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwarz, Hans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • God (Christianity)
  • Christianity and other religions
  • God
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The search for God : Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions, Hans Schwarz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 262-277
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Is God alive? -- The atheistic solution -- Roots of modern atheism -- History of modern atheism -- Contemporary atheism (Ludwig Feuerbach, Karl Marx, Nikolay Lenin) (Roger Garaudy, Ernst Bloch) -- The non-religious solution -- Barth's fight against religion -- Bonhoeffer's non-religious interpretation and the death of God (Dietrich Bonhoeffer, John A.T. Robinson, William Hamilton, Paul M. van Buren, Thomas J.J. Altizer) -- The riddle of secularization (Friedrich Gogarten, Harvey Cox) -- II. Can God's existence be demonstrated -- God and the power of human reason -- The ontological argument (Anselm of Canterbury, Rene Descartes) -- The cosmological argument (Aristotle, Thomas Aquinas) -- The teleological argument (Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, William Paley, Hans Driesch) -- The moral argument (Immanuel Kant, Johann Gottlieb Fichte) -- The historical argument -- God-limited or limiting? -- God as becoming (process theology) (Whitehead and Hartshorne) (Cobb and Ogden) -- God as ultimate horizon (Pannenberg) world-openness of man -- God openness of man. -- III. Questionableness of the human situation -- Necessity of an ultimate foundation -- Relativism (David Hume, Ernst Troeltsch, Arnold Toynbee) -- Positivism (Auguste Comte, Herbert Spencer, Ludwig Wittgenstein) -- Existentialism (Martin Heidegger, Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus) -- Arbitrariness of all ultimate arguments -- Finitude versus infinity -- Man's confined existence -- Man's yearning for a new dimension. -- IV. The mystery of man's religions I -- Origin of religion -- Animistic theory (Sir Edward Burnett Tylor) -- Pre-animistic theory (R.R. Marett) -- Original monotheism (Willhelm Schmidt) -- It began with drugs (John M. Allegro) -- Basic concepts in the world of religion -- Means and objects of religions -- The one supreme God -- Holiness or insanity? -- Mana, magic, and tabu -- The divine kingship -- V. The mystery of man's religions II (Christianity among the world religions) -- A religious progression? -- Primitive religions -- Polytheism -- Monotheism, salvation by law (Islam and Zoastrianism), salvation by devotion (Buddhism and mysticism) -- Religious truths and Christian faith -- possibility of revelation -- Christian faith and the world religions, From the New Testament to Martin Luther. Finding our way between Karl Barth and Ernst Troeltsch. Judging without being judgmental -- VI. From a tribal God to the savior of mankind -- The emerging God of Israelite faith -- The God of the fathers -- The God of Sinai -- God and the gods -- God's self-disclosure in Jesus Christ -- God as the Father of Jesus Christ -- Exclusiveness of God's revelation in Jesus Christ -- Ambiguity of God's revelation in Jesus Christ -- VII. The likeness of God. How can man talk about God? -- God as immensely personal -- God and person -- Compassion and holiness -- God as a history-making God -- History and salvation history (Heilsgeschichte) -- Causation and determination of history
Control code
1323698
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780806614700
Lccn
74014187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)332808
Label
The search for God : Christianity, atheism, secularism, world religions, Hans Schwarz
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 262-277
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Is God alive? -- The atheistic solution -- Roots of modern atheism -- History of modern atheism -- Contemporary atheism (Ludwig Feuerbach, Karl Marx, Nikolay Lenin) (Roger Garaudy, Ernst Bloch) -- The non-religious solution -- Barth's fight against religion -- Bonhoeffer's non-religious interpretation and the death of God (Dietrich Bonhoeffer, John A.T. Robinson, William Hamilton, Paul M. van Buren, Thomas J.J. Altizer) -- The riddle of secularization (Friedrich Gogarten, Harvey Cox) -- II. Can God's existence be demonstrated -- God and the power of human reason -- The ontological argument (Anselm of Canterbury, Rene Descartes) -- The cosmological argument (Aristotle, Thomas Aquinas) -- The teleological argument (Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, William Paley, Hans Driesch) -- The moral argument (Immanuel Kant, Johann Gottlieb Fichte) -- The historical argument -- God-limited or limiting? -- God as becoming (process theology) (Whitehead and Hartshorne) (Cobb and Ogden) -- God as ultimate horizon (Pannenberg) world-openness of man -- God openness of man. -- III. Questionableness of the human situation -- Necessity of an ultimate foundation -- Relativism (David Hume, Ernst Troeltsch, Arnold Toynbee) -- Positivism (Auguste Comte, Herbert Spencer, Ludwig Wittgenstein) -- Existentialism (Martin Heidegger, Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus) -- Arbitrariness of all ultimate arguments -- Finitude versus infinity -- Man's confined existence -- Man's yearning for a new dimension. -- IV. The mystery of man's religions I -- Origin of religion -- Animistic theory (Sir Edward Burnett Tylor) -- Pre-animistic theory (R.R. Marett) -- Original monotheism (Willhelm Schmidt) -- It began with drugs (John M. Allegro) -- Basic concepts in the world of religion -- Means and objects of religions -- The one supreme God -- Holiness or insanity? -- Mana, magic, and tabu -- The divine kingship -- V. The mystery of man's religions II (Christianity among the world religions) -- A religious progression? -- Primitive religions -- Polytheism -- Monotheism, salvation by law (Islam and Zoastrianism), salvation by devotion (Buddhism and mysticism) -- Religious truths and Christian faith -- possibility of revelation -- Christian faith and the world religions, From the New Testament to Martin Luther. Finding our way between Karl Barth and Ernst Troeltsch. Judging without being judgmental -- VI. From a tribal God to the savior of mankind -- The emerging God of Israelite faith -- The God of the fathers -- The God of Sinai -- God and the gods -- God's self-disclosure in Jesus Christ -- God as the Father of Jesus Christ -- Exclusiveness of God's revelation in Jesus Christ -- Ambiguity of God's revelation in Jesus Christ -- VII. The likeness of God. How can man talk about God? -- God as immensely personal -- God and person -- Compassion and holiness -- God as a history-making God -- History and salvation history (Heilsgeschichte) -- Causation and determination of history
Control code
1323698
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780806614700
Lccn
74014187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)332808

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