RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 686732176 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=617171 T1 Edward Schillebeeckx and contemporary theology A1 Depoortere, Frederiek., Boeve, L., Erp, Stephan van,, PB T & T Clark PP London; New York YR 2010 SN 9780567471383 0567471381 AB What are contemporary theologys challenges? What are its fruitful approaches? Who are its promising contributors? The contributions to this collection of essays try to find answers to these questions by making references to the Dutch Dominican scholar Edward Schillebeeckx, using his theology as a starting point for an up-to-date investigation and discussion. The theological work of Edward Schillebeeckx marks the transition from a pre-modern to a modern approach to Christian faith, Church, and theology. Already more than two generations of theologians have been trained in dialogue with his thought. Contemporary theology testifies, often implicitly, to the enduring relevance of many of Schillebeeckx's insights, while in other instances it pushes his thinking to its limits in order to deal with the current challenges for faith and society.