Since the English translation first appeared in 1923, Rudolf Otto's volume has established itself as a classic in the field of religious philosophy. It offers an in-depth inquiry into the non-rational factor in the idea of the divine and its relation to the rational.
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The Idea of the Holy is a modern classic of theology. A German Lutheran, Rudolf Otto displays his broad understanding of Chrisianity and Judaism in this insightful study of the concept of holiness.
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