Christian Discourses the Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress. (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Christian Discourses the Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress.

Author: Soren Kierkegaard; Howard V Hong; Edna H Hong
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2009.
Series: Kierkegaard's Writings.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1848, Christian Discourses is a quartet of pieces written and arranged in contrasting styles. Parts One and Three, ""The Cares of the Pagans"" and ""Thoughts That Wound from Behind--for Upbuilding, "" serve as a polemical overture to Kierkegaard's collision with the established order of Christendom. Yet Parts Two and Four, ""Joyful Notes in the Strife of Suffering"" and ""Discourses at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Christian Discourses.
Princeton Univ Pr 2009
(OCoLC)276340760
Named Person: Johanne Luise Heiberg; Johanne Luise Heiberg
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Soren Kierkegaard; Howard V Hong; Edna H Hong
ISBN: 9781400832385 1400832381
OCLC Number: 1083175915
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION; Christian Discourses; Part One The Cares of the Pagans; INTRODUCTION; I. The Care of Poverty; II. The Care of Abundance; III. The Care of Lowliness; IV. The Care of Loftiness; V. The Care of Presumptuousness; VI. The Care of Self-Torment; VII. The Care of lndecisiveness, Vacillation, and Disconsolateness; Part Two States of Mind in the Strife of Suffering; I. The Joy of lt: That One Suffers Only Once But Is Victorious Eternally; II. The Joy of lt: That Hardship Does Not Take Away But Procures Hope. III. The Joy of It: That the Poorer You Become the Richer You Are Able to Make OthersIV. The Joy of lt: That the Weaker You Become the Stronger God Becomes in You; V. The Joy of lt: That What You Lose Temporally You Gain Eternally; VI. The Joy of lt: That When I ""Gain Everything"" I Lose Nothing at All; VII. The Joy of It: That Adversity Is Prosperity; Part Three Thoughts That Wound from Behind-for Upbuilding; I. Watch Your Step When You Go to the House of the Lord; II. ""See, We Have Left Everything and Followed You; What Shall We Have?"" (Matthew 19:27)-and What Shall We Have? III. All Things Must Serve Us for Good-When We Love GodIV. There Will Be the Resurrection of the Dead, of the Righteous-and of the Unrighteous; V. We Are Closer to Salvation Now-Than When We Became Believers; VI. But It Is Blessed-to Suffer Mockery for a Good Cause; VII. He Was Believed in the World; Part Four Discourses at the Communion on Fridays; PREFACE; I. Luke 22:15; II. Matthew 11:28; III. John 10:27; IV. I Corinthians 11:23; V. II Timothy 2:12-13; VI. I John 3:20; VII. Luke 24:51; The Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress; ADDENDUM Phister as Captain Scipio; SUPPLEMENT. Key to ReferencesOriginal Title Page and Section Pages of Christian Discourses; Selected Entries from Kierkegaard's Journals and Papers Pertaining to Christian Discourses; Original First Page of The Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress; Selected Entries from Kierkegaard's Journals and Papers Pertaining to The Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress and Addendum; EDITORIAL APPENDIX; Acknowledgments; Collation of Christian Discourses in the Danish Editions of Kierkegaard's Collected Works. Collation of The Crisis and a Crisis in the Life of an Actress in the Danish Editions of Kierkegaard's Collected WorksNotes; Bibliographical Note; Index.
Series Title: Kierkegaard's Writings.

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