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Crossing the threshold of divine revelation

by William J. Abraham

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- Philosophy.,
  • Philosophical theology.,
  • Revelation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam J. Abraham.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR100 .A27 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3416559M
    ISBN 100802829589
    ISBN 109780802829580
    LC Control Number2005032808

      The Threshold of Personal Revelation. Home» The Message» Other through their own focus, which can bring them towards this great threshold within themselves. the transition of power may not occur because the revelation is a transference of power—from the Divine through the individual—in the form of a contribution to the world. William J. Abraham - 19 works Add another? Most Editions | First Crossing the threshold of divine revelation by William J. Abraham 1 edition - first published in Not in Library Christianity, Accessible book, Protected DAISY.

    Crossing the Line Richard Abercrombie tells the story of his life as a Bahá'í, and, in the process, he gives a treatise on the relevance of Bahá'u'lláh's teachings in today's world. Abercrombie addresses questions about divine revelation and Faith and he also explores the tangible ways in which the laws and principles set down by Bahá'u 10/10(1). His most recent publications include Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation and Athens and Aldersgate: John Wesley and the Foundations of Christian Belief. Frederick D. Aquino, editor Frederick D. Aquino is Professor of Theology and Philosophy at the Graduate School of Theology, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas.

    Wesleyan and Methodist theology, Cardinal Newman, renewal movements in Christianity, ecclesiology, divine revelation, theological education Selected Publications:: Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, ) Canon and Criterion in Christian Theology (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). Crossing The Threshold Of Hope. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Crossing The Threshold Of Hope, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book. If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe.


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In Crossing the Threshold Crossing the threshold of divine revelation book Divine Revelation William J. Abraham confronts both of these assumptions, arguing that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry — in Abraham’s case the full-blooded “canonical theism” of the early, undivided Christian : In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation William J.

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Publishing Company. In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Among the array of current options for justifying religious belief, however, nearly every one assumes that a general theory of knowing and a minimal version of theism must be adopted before the rationality of Christian belief can be tackled/5.

In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation William J. Abraham confronts both of these assumptions, arguing that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry in Abraham s case.

In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation he now brings into full view several theses that challenge all of us — philosophers and theologians, believers and unbelievers — to free ourselves from the standard assumptions obscuring vision of the warrants for 'canonical theism,' the Christianity that flourished before the great schism.

By entering revelation, by crossing the threshold, we enter into a new relationship with God, through his canonical and historical presence in the Church. These are the ontological claims being made by canonical theism. Abraham then sets out to show that they are rational and that being in the possession of such revelation constitutes knowledge.

Josephus' "Theokratia" and Mosaic Discourse: The Actualization of the Revelation at Sinai. Zuleika Rodgers - - In George J. Brooke, Hindy Najman & Loren T.

Stuckenbruck (eds.), The Significance of Sinai: Traditions About Sinai and Divine Revelation in Judaism and Christianity. Brill. Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation – By William J.

Abraham. I inter-library loaned this book since Fr. Barron of Word on Fire ministries said that his "we have a reasonable hope that all people are saved" quote followed the teaching of St. John Paul II (JP2) as outlined in a part of his Crossing the Threshold of Hope.

It seemed as though Fr. Barron was promoting universalism/5. In "Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation" William J. Abraham confronts both of these assumptions, arguing that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry -- in Abraham's case the full-blooded "canonical theism" of the early, undivided Christian church/5(3).

Crossing the Threshold is the swansong of all those involved - an insightful confirmation of everything that has been achieved. Hear the voices of the campaigners and examine the details of the strategies adopted that changed Irish hearts and minds to say Yes to equality in the Marriage Referendum   We have now reached the point in William Abraham's "Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation" where he begins to explain the nature of the key term, namely, revelation.

For Abraham, access to God's revelation is essential to any attempt at uncovering an epistemology that might be useful for Canonical theism. In "Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation" William J. Abraham confronts both of these assumptions, arguing that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry -- in Abraham's case the full-blooded "canonical theism" of the early, undivided Christian church.

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Crossing the threshold of divine revelation. [William J Abraham] -- The last few decades have seen a revolution in debates about the rationality of Christian belief. Among the array of current options for justifying religious belief, however, nearly every one assumes.

In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation William J. Abraham confronts both of these assumptions, arguing that epistemology must begin with its particular target of inquiry.

in Abraham?s case the full-blooded?canonical theism. of the early, undivided Christian church. He argues, moreover, that special divine revelation forms a crucial threshold at the entrance to the epistemology of Christian belief. In Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation,1 William Abraham offers a rich, subtle defense of an epistemology of divine revelation.

While I believe there is much about Abraham’s work that is commendable, my remarks in this paper will be primarily : Andrei Buckareff. is that divine revelation, in the "special" sense (that is, not the natural revelation which is available to everyone, such as the beauty of creation, etc), is an event in one's life that is a "world-constituting experience" (p.

95) that can be described as crossing a threshold into an entirely new way of seeing, experiencing, and knowing. In his book Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation, William J. Abraham offers the church a helpful way of thinking about our rich spiritual heritage.

The book is an academic treatment of religious epistemology, or how we can claim authority in theological matters. His proposal is an important one, and those interested in the topic will find it both challenging and illuminating.Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, ); Canon and Criterion in Christian Theology (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ); The Logic of Evangelism (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, ); The Rationality of Religious Belief, edited with Steven W.

Holtzer (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ); Divine Revelation and the Limits of.Crossing the Threshold of Divine Revelation: William J Abraham (): Free Delivery at