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8 edition of The Beauty Of The Infinite found in the catalog.

The Beauty Of The Infinite

The Aesthetics Of Christian Truth

by David Bentley Hart

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Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company in Grand Rapids, Mich. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian theology,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • Aesthetics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7903567M
    ISBN 10080282921X
    ISBN 109780802829214

    The Beauty of the Infinite is a splendid extended essay in "theological aesthetics." David Bentley Hart here meditates on the power of a Christian understanding of beauty and sublimity to rise above the violence -- both philosophical and literal -- characteristic of the postmodern world.4/5.   Looking like it’ll be arriving right alongside the game is Dark Horse Comics’ latest Halo-centric art book, this one focusing on the art of Infinite. Infinite artwork. We cover Dark Horse’s art book all the time here on BG. So if you’re a regular reader then you already know that the publisher makes some pretty cool stuff in that regard.

      The Art of Halo Infinite is priced at $ for the regular hardcover and $ for the deluxe edition, and both are currently scheduled for release in Holiday You can pre-order the.   Emblems of the Infinite King seeks to introduce young readers to the beauty of God’s Word using the categories of systematic theology in bright, creative, and innovative ways. Written for kids ages 10+.

    The Mirror Of Infinite Beauty by Katherine Tingley, Talbot Mundy, December 8, , Kessinger Publishing, LLC edition, Paperback in English. The Beauty of the Infinite is an excellent book, but it would be still better without its misinterpretations of tragedy. Nietzsche told us that ‘we must understand Greek tragedy as the Dionysian chorus which ever anew discharges itself in an Apollonian world of images’: that.


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David Bentley Hart has written a book that is both radical and orthodox. The Beauty of the Infinite sets the standard for postmodern theology." Paul J.

Griffiths "David Bentley Hart's book shows great patristic and philosophical learning. That is rare enough. Still more rare is the book's compellingly complete theology of by: Beauty of the Infinite was my introduction to Hart; certainly impressive at the time, but in retrospect I'm amazed that Eerdmans let it go into the world in this state.

It is difficult to adequately describe the pomposity and comic absurdity of Hart's prose style in this book; he seems to think that he's Chesterton and Voltaire and Horace all rolled up into one, tossing off wickedly sharp bon /5.

The Beauty of the Infinite is a splendid extended essay in "theological aesthetics." David Bentley Hart here meditates on the power of a Christian understanding of beauty and sublimity to rise above the violence -- both philosophical and literal -- characteristic of the postmodern book begins by tracing the shifting use and nature of metaphysics in the thought of Kant, Hegel 5/5(4).

David Bentley Hart's The Beauty of the Infinite: The Aesthetics of Christian Truth is one of the most difficult, mindbending and yet rewarding books I have ever read. Some of its obscurity stems from the book's topic: a defence of the idea that the beauty and peace which sit at the heart of Christianity are theologically and philosophically plausible, and that they in fact present the only.

An introduction sketches the book’s key terms and thereby adumbrates its themes, especially the principal pair of beauty and the infinite, which (it is the author’s contention) Christian theology uniquely thinks together. Book Review(ish): David Bentley Hart, “The Beauty of the Infinite” December 2, Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry Patheos Explore the world's faith.

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Nova et Vetera Despite the relative youth of its author, The Beauty of the Infinite merits consideration as one of the most ambitious and theologically insightful contributions to the field in the past decade.

David Hart's fluid prose, sweeping grasp of /5(24). Beauty of the Infinite: The Aesthetics of Christian Bentley Hart.

Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans, The Beauty of the Infinite is a complex and subtle work that presents an aesthetic defense of Christian rhetoric against those who embrace what David Bentley Hart calls “the metaphysics of violence”: the belief that life is inherently tragic with no possibility of.

The Beauty of the Infinite is a splendid extended essay in “theological aesthetics.” David Bentley Hart here meditates on the power of a Christian understanding of beauty and sublimity to rise above the violence — both philosophical and literal — characteristic of the postmodern world.

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View History. My lists. Items in your list will be shown here. My alerts. Menu. My Lists My Alerts My History. Please select your preferred region. The Beauty of the Infinite is a splendid extended essay in "theological aesthetics." David Bentley Hart here meditates on the power of a Christian understanding of beauty and sublimity to rise above the violence -- both philosophical and literal -- characteristic of the postmodern world.

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A work of breathtaking scope, David Bentley Hart's book combines an impressive mastery of the Christian theological tradition, East and West, with a subtle yet rigorous critique of the philosophical zeitgeist. The Beauty of the Infinite: The Aesthetics of Christian Truth - Ebook written by David Bentley Hart.

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Fellow Author/Editor: David Bentley Hart Publisher: Eerdmans ISBN: Publication Year: Publisher's Site.The Beauty of the Infinite is a splendid extended essay in -theological aesthetics.- David Bentley Hart here meditates on the power of a Christian understanding of beauty and sublimity to rise above the violence -- both philosophical and literal -- characteristic of the postmodern world.Gregory was the first one to imagine in God a being that is infinite but not indeterminate—not a formless expanse, but an infinity with form and beauty.

Near the end of the book is a discussion of Gregory’s universalism—his belief that everyone eventually goes to heaven.