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The Emotions of God in the Theology of St. Augustine

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume I : Ancient and Medieval Traditions

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...That absolute immutability and impassibility became solidly established attributes of God in Christian theology is due mostly to the influence of Augustine. Theologians have recently begun to question whether views of God which uphold...

Augustine and the Rhetoric of Roman Decline

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume I : Ancient and Medieval Traditions

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...An earlier version of this essay was presented at the 2003 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. For helpful comments on that occasion, I thank Nadia Urbinati. Thanks go also to Cary Nederman, Scott Huelin and John...

St Augustine’s ‘two cities’ – antidote for modern secular progressivism?

Conservative Moments : Reading Conservative Texts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Thus the things necessary for this mortal life are used by both kinds of men and families alike, but each has its own ... widely different aim in using them. The earthly city, which does not live by faith, seeks an earthly peace...

The Practice of Syncretism: Religious Hybridity in Late Antique and Medieval Ritual Magic

Stuart McWilliams

Stuart McWilliams is Lecturer in English at Åbo Akademi University, Finland. His research interests include English literary and intellectual history, medieval studies and the philosophy of history. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Magical Thinking : History, Possibility and the Idea of the Occult

Continuum International Publishing Group, 2012

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...Pagans sacrifice to the spirits of the air and earth, but they do not constrain them. … Because their faith is naught, their works are naught. … Jews do not work to obtain the true vision of God, for by the coming of Christ...

Introduction

David R. Law

Dr. David R. Law is Reader in Christian Thought in the School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, at the University of Manchester. He is author of Inspiration (Continuum, 2001) and Briefly: Sartre's Existentialism and Humanism (SCM, 2007). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Historical–Critical Method : A Guide for the Perplexed

T&T Clark International, 2012

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...‘Historical criticism’ and ‘the historical–critical method’ The historical–critical method is also sometimes called the historico-critical method, particularly in nineteenth-century works. are generic terms given to a cluster...

A Brief History of Historical Criticism

David R. Law

Dr. David R. Law is Reader in Christian Thought in the School of Arts, Histories and Cultures, at the University of Manchester. He is author of Inspiration (Continuum, 2001) and Briefly: Sartre's Existentialism and Humanism (SCM, 2007). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Historical–Critical Method : A Guide for the Perplexed

T&T Clark International, 2012

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...The conventional view is that historical criticism originated as a result of the revolution in human thinking known as the ‘Enlightenment’ or ‘Age of Reason’, which began in the seventeenth century. This view is held by: Gerhard...