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Creatures of possibility : the theological basis of human freedom / Ingolf U. Dalferth ; translated by Jo Bennett.

Author:
Dalferth, Ingolf U. [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan : Baker Academic, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxiii, 216 pages ; 23 cm
Notes:
Translation of: Umsonst. Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2011.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Language(s):
Translated from the German.
Contents:
From deficient being to beings of possibility: an introduction -- Of humanity and God: the perspective of reason and the wider perspective of faith -- Mere passive: the passivity of gift in Luther's theology -- All for nothing: on the art of giving and the limitations of gift -- Self-offering: from the act of violence to the passion of love -- Becoming human: compensation for a deficiency or excess of love? -- Creative passivity: the self-belittlement of human beings.
Subject(s):
Theological anthropology [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780801098109 ((cloth))
  • 0801098106 ((cloth))
LCCN:
2016027324
OCLC:
934504679
Other views:
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