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Theological Aesthetics
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Gesa Elsbeth Thiessen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

While interest in the relationship between theology and the arts is on the rise, there are very few resources for students and teachers, let alone a comprehensive text on the subject. This book fills that lacuna by providing an anthology of readings on theological aesthetics drawn from the first century
Theological Aesthetics
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Richard Viladesau
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book explores the role of aesthetic experience in our perception and understanding of the holy. Richard Viladesau's goal is to articulate a theology of revelation, examined in relation to three principal dimensions of the aesthetic realm: feeling and imagination; beauty (or taste); and the arts. After briefly considering ways
Theological Aesthetics after von Balthasar
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: James Fodor
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This collection of essays by distinguished authors explores the present-day field of theological aesthetics: from von Balthasar’s contribution and parallel developments to correctives and alternatives to his approach. A tribute to von Balthasar’s own project expands into a dialogue with ancient and medieval traditions in search of revelatory aesthetics. The
A Theological Aesthetics of Liberation
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Vicente Chong
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-07 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Since its emergence in the sixties of the last century, liberation theology in Latin America has paid little attention to the areas of aesthetics and art. At the same time, theological aesthetics seldom has been directly and explicitly concerned about the reality of the poor and the struggle for justice.
Karl Rahner's Theological Aesthetics
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Peter Joseph Fritz
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: CUA Press

This innovative book discloses Karl Rahner's foremost achievement: discovering and delineating an ethos of Catholicism, a multi-faceted and comprehensive approach to life in Christ. Karl Rahner's Theological Aesthetics does so by placing the German Jesuit and his teacher, philosopher Martin Heidegger, into a richly detailed dialogue on aesthetics. The book