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Figuring the Sacred: Religion, Narrative, and Imagination

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The thought of Paul Ricoeur continues its profound effect on theology, religious studies, and biblical interpretation. Introduced by Mark Wallace, the twenty-one papers collected in this volume-some familiar, many translated here for the first time-constitute the most comprehensive anthology of Ricoeur's writings in religion since 1970. The writings are thematically divided into five parts: the study of religion philosophers of religion the Bible and genre theological overtures practical theology Ricoeur's hermeneutical orientation and his deep sensitivity to the mystery and power of religious language offer fresh insight into the transformative potential of sacred literature, including the Bible.

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The thought of Paul Ricoeur continues its profound effect on theology, religious studies and biblical interpretation. The 28 papers contained in this volume constitute the most comprehensive overview of Ricoeur's writings in religion since 1970. Ricoeur's hermeneutical orientation and his sensitivity to the mystery of religious language offer fresh insight to the transformative potential of sacred literature, including the Bible.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 331) and indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780800628949
Editor:
Wallace, Mark I.
Author:
Ricoeur, Paul
Author:
Rico, Paul
Author:
Wallace, Mark I.
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress Publishing
Location:
Minneapolis :
Subject:
Christian Life
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Bible
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Subject:
Bible - Criticism Interpretation - General
Subject:
Storytelling
Subject:
Theology
Subject:
Hermeneutics
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christianity - General
Series Volume:
24
Publication Date:
19950731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.32x4.58x.90 in. 1.23 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The thought of Paul Ricoeur continues its profound effect on theology, religious studies and biblical interpretation. The 28 papers contained in this volume constitute the most comprehensive overview of Ricoeur's writings in religion since 1970. Ricoeur's hermeneutical orientation and his sensitivity to the mystery of religious language offer fresh insight to the transformative potential of sacred literature, including the Bible.
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