Questioning God

Questioning God

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In 15 insightful essays, Jacques Derrida and an international group of scholars of religion explore postmodern thinking about God and consider the nature of forgiveness in relation to the paradoxes of the gift. Among the themes addressed by contributors are the possibilities of imagining God as unthinkable, imagining God as non-patriarchal, imagining a return to Augustine, and imagining an age in which praise is far more important than narrative. Questioning God moves readers beyond the parameters of metaphysical reason and modernist rationality as it attempts to think the questions of God and forgiveness in a postmodernist context.Contributors include John D. Caputo, Jacques Derrida, Mark Dooley, Francis Schassler Fiorenza, Robert Gibbs, Jean Greisch, Kevin Hart, Richard Kearney, Cleo McNelly Kearns, John Milbank, Regina M. Schwartz, Michael J. Scanlon, and Graham Ward.Indiana Series in the Philosophy of Religion -- Merold Westphal, general editor"show more

Product details

  • Electronic book text | 393 pages
  • Indiana University Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 0253108675
  • 9780253108678

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