The Cambridge Companion to Friedrich Schleiermacher (Cambridge Companions to Religion)

The Cambridge Companion to Friedrich Schleiermacher (Cambridge Companions to Religion)


referred to as the 'Father of recent theology' Friedrich Schleiermacher is undoubtedly some of the most vital theologians within the background of Christianity. not just suitable to theology, he additionally made major contributions in parts of philosophy reminiscent of hermeneutics, ethics, philosophy of faith and the examine of Plato, and he was once prior to his time in espousing a type of proto-feminism. Divided into 3 components, this better half offers first of all with parts of Schleiermacher's philosophy, reminiscent of metaphysics, epistemology of non secular wisdom, ethics, hermeneutics, and contributions to Plato scholarship. It is going directly to talk about theological issues similar to sin and redemption and Christology, and the ultimate part is dedicated to Schleiermacher's knowing of tradition. this can be the 1st e-book in English introducing readers to the entire very important elements of Schleiermacher's suggestion in a scientific approach, containing essays by way of the superior Schleiermacher students in Germany and within the English-speaking global.

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