Believing in order to see : on the rationality of revelation and the irrationality of some believers (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Believing in order to see : on the rationality of revelation and the irrationality of some believers

Author: Jean-Luc Marion
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, [2017]
Series: Perspectives in continental philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Publication:ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Faith and reason, especially in Roman Catholic thought, are less contradictory today than ever. But does the supposed opposition even make sense to begin with? One can lose faith, but surely not because one gains in reason. Some, in fact, lose faith when reason is not able to make sense of the experience of our lives. Yet, we actually lose reason by losing faith. Examining such topics as the role of the intellectual  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 960835478.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Luc Marion
ISBN: 9780823275847 0823275841 9780823275854 082327585X
OCLC Number: 960835478
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 170 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Reason and faith together --
Faith and reason --
In defense of argument --
The formal reason of the infinite --
Who speaks about it? --
On the eminent dignity of the poor baptized --
The service of rationality in the church --
The future of Catholicism --
What is possible and what shows itself --
Nothing is impossible for God --
The phenomenality of the sacrament --
Transcendence par excellence --
Recognition --
The recognition of the gift --
They recognized him and he became invisible to them --
The invisible saint.
Series Title: Perspectives in continental philosophy.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Jean-Luc Marion ; translated by Christina M. Gschwandtner.
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A phenomenological reflection on central aspects of Christian revelation: the practice of faith, the obligation and role of the baptized Christian, the gift of the sacraments, the future of  Read more...

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"Jean-Luc Marion is one of today's most pre-eminent philosophers of religion. The range of sources engaged, the detail of analytical rigor, and the profundity of insight-all are amply on display in Read more...

 
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