A Second Collection: (Collected Works of Bernard Lonergan) by Bernard Lonergan,William F.J. Ryan,Bernard J. Tyrrell

By Bernard Lonergan,William F.J. Ryan,Bernard J. Tyrrell

This selection of essays, addresses, and one interview come from the years 1966-73, a interval in the course of so much of which Bernard Lonergan was once at paintings finishing his strategy in Theology. The eighteen chapters hide a large spectrum of curiosity, facing such normal issues as 'The Absence of God in glossy tradition' and 'The way forward for Christianity,' narrowing down via goods similar to 'Belief: brand new factor' and extra really good theological and philosophical reports, to at least one on his personal neighborhood within the church ('The reaction of the Jesuit ...') and the illuminating touch upon his nice paintings perception ('Insight Revisited').

This ebook is a reprint of the 1st version released in 1974, edited by way of William F.J. Ryan and Bernard J. Tyrrell of Gonzaga collage, Spokane. The editors give a contribution an incredible advent during which they emphasize that Lonergan's primary problem is intentionality research, and that significant subject matters run in the course of the papers: first, the transparent emergence of the primacy of the fourth point of human cognizance, the existential point, the extent of review and love; secondly, the importance of ancient recognition. those papers, then, along with the team spirit they own by way of showing in the related seven yr interval, percentage a selected solidarity of theme.

Bernard Lonergan (1904-1984), a professor of theology, taught at Regis collage, Harvard collage, and Boston collage. a longtime writer recognized for his Insight and Method in Theology, Lonergan bought a number of honorary doctorates, used to be a significant other of the Order of Canada in 1971 and used to be named as an unique individuals of the overseas Theological fee via Pope Paul VI.

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