A Neo-Hegelian Theology: The God of Greatest Hospitality by Andrew Shanks

By Andrew Shanks

the concept of G.W.F. Hegel (1770-1831) haunts the realm of theology. continuously misunderstood, and infrequently maliciously misrepresented, Hegel however won't leave. possibly no different philosopher in Christian culture has extra considerably sought to imagine in the course of the necessities of ideal open-mindedness, pointed out because the very essence of the really sacred. This ebook isn't really easily an interpretation of Hegel. really, it belongs to an test, as far as attainable, to re-do for this present day anything resembling what Hegel did for his day. Divine revelation is on-going: by no means ahead of has any iteration been besides located as we're now, in all probability to realize the private fact of the gospel. So Hegel argued, of his personal day. And so this ebook additionally argues, of this present day. it's an try and point out, in Trinitarian shape, the main essentially major ways that that's the case. therefore, it opens in the direction of a scientific knowing of the background of Christian fact, primarily as an ever-expanding medium for the real divine spirit of openness.

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