The Resource Jesus Christ, eternal God : heavenly flesh and the metaphysics of matter, Stephen H. Webb

Jesus Christ, eternal God : heavenly flesh and the metaphysics of matter, Stephen H. Webb

Label
Jesus Christ, eternal God : heavenly flesh and the metaphysics of matter
Title
Jesus Christ, eternal God
Title remainder
heavenly flesh and the metaphysics of matter
Statement of responsibility
Stephen H. Webb
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this groundbreaking study, Stephen H. Webb offers a new theological understanding of the material and spiritual: that, far from being contradictory, they unite in the very stuff of the eternal Jesus Christ. Accepting matter as a perfection (or predicate) of the divine requires a rethinking of the immateriality of God, the doctrine of creation out of nothing, the Chalcedonian formula of the person of Christ, and the analogical nature of religious language. It also requires a careful reconsideration of Augustine's appropriation of the Neo-Platonic understanding of divine incorporeality as wel
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
232/.801
Index
index present
LC call number
BT218
LC item number
.W43 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Jesus Christ, eternal God : heavenly flesh and the metaphysics of matter, Stephen H. Webb
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thinking with matter -- A brief history of the metaphysics of matter -- Binding matter, unbinding God -- Anthropomorphism, corporeality, and the new consensus about God -- What flesh is this? -- More resources : Scotus, Schwenckfeld, and the Transfiguration -- Thomas Aquinas on relations, personhood, and matter -- Karl Barth's christological metaphysics -- Godbodied : the matter of the Latter-Day Saints -- A conclusion by way of a metaphysical beginning
Control code
ocn773828502
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 343 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283427449
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613427441
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342744
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not applicable
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.b27874874
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773828502
  • oso0199827966

Library Locations

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