Franklin

The salvation of atheists and Catholic dogmatic theology [electronic resource] / Stephen Bullivant.

Author/Creator:
Bullivant, Stephen.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series:
Oxford theological monographs.
Oxford theological monographs
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (228 p.)
Subjects:
Catholic Church -- Doctrines.
Vatican Council -- (2nd : 1962-1965).
Catholic Church and atheism.
Salvation -- Catholic Church.
Salvation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This study explores the possibility of salvation for athiests in Catholic dogmatic theology since Vatican II. It discusses crucial foundational issues in the decades preceding the Council, looks at the conciliar teaching itself, explores solutions proposed by Rahner and others, and suggests a new approach.
Contents:
Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Note on Translations and References; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Who is an Atheist?; Defining 'atheist'; Credere (in) Deum?; Lived atheism; Is atheism a religion?; Can one really be an atheist?; Conclusion; 2. Atheism and Salvation from Pius IX to Vatican II; Salvation and 'the others'; 'From anathema to dialogue'; Salvation for atheists?; Vatican II; Conclusion; 3. Karl Rahner and the Salvation of Atheists; Rahner as representative; Pastoral orientation; Atheism and anonymity; Rahner critiqued; Conclusion
4. The Salvation of 'Jane' and the Problem of IgnoranceSaving Jane; The D'Costan paradigm: pro and contra; The problem of ignorance; Conclusion; 5. Extra minimos nulla salus; 'The theology lived by the saints'; 'Jesus in His distressing disguise'; Possible objections; Conclusion; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on Apr. 20, 2012).
ISBN:
9786613687579
0-19-161176-X
1-280-77718-4
OCLC:
922971077
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy