|Statement||by Karl Rahner ; translated by Karl-H. and Boniface Kruger.|
|Series||His Theological investigations -- v. 3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 409 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||409|
Written primarily for priests and seminarians, but also for religious and the laity who "are seeking to live a thoroughly Christian life." Here is a book that answers virtually every question about the spiritual life, that can easily be used as a textbook, a devotional treatise for spiritual reading, or a handy source book for researching specific subjects/5. Get this from a library! Spiritual Theology: a Systematic Study of the Christian Life.. [Simon Chan] -- A Academy of Parish Clergy Top Ten Book!Theology is ""the doctrine of living unto God, "" wrote the Puritan theologian William Ames. Unfortunately, post-Enlightenment theology has tended to. Spiritual Theology is a rare book. In it, Simon Chan surveys the little-explored landscape where systematic theology and godly praxis meet, highlighting the connections between Christian doctrine and Christian living and drawing out the spiritual implications of particular aspects of systematic theology. Spiritual Theology is a synthetic discipline and this book is firmly rooted in dogmatic theology (Part 1.) It then proceeds to study the Christian disciplines and aids to the Christian life (part 2.) The second section is not a laundry list of disciplines with a how-to explanation, but rather a study of the logic, rationale and relationship of /5(5).
1. The terms are convertible, and either one can be used to designate the entire field of spiritual theology. 2. Ascetical theology studies the spiritual life from its beginning to the threshold of infused contemplation; mystical theology treats the stages of infused contemplation, passive File Size: 1MB. This volume is a wonder entry in Fr. Rahner's Theological Investigations series. One of the things I am really coming to admire about his work, and much of Catholic theology as a whole, is that there is great deal of crossover between intellectual, theological writing and spiritual, devotional writing.5/5. Theology: that part of spiritual doctrine whose proper object is both the theory and the practice of Christian perfection, from its very beginnings up to the threshold of infused contemplation. We place the beginning of perfection in a sincere desire of advancing in . Complete list of works by W. E. Best Book Missionary Trust in English (available for download), on a variety of topics on Christian theology, including themes such as regeneration, conversion, Jesus Christ, God, forgiveness, grace, redemption, the church, temptation, .
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rahner, Karl, Theology of the spiritual life. Baltimore: Helicon Press, (OCoLC) Scupoli, Lorenzo – Spiritual Combat Sheed, Frank – Theology and Sanity Sheed, Frank – Theology for Beginners Sheed, Frank – To Know Christ Jesus Sheen, Fulton – Life of Christ Sheen, Fulton – Three to Get Married Tanqueray, Adolphe – The Spiritual Life von Hildebrand, Dietrich – Transformation in Christ. Miscellaneous. John. Including essays from Wheaton Theology Conference keynote speakers Dallas Willard and Gordon Fee as well as contributing essays by noted presenters such as Chris Hall, David Gushee, Linda Cannell, Cherith Fee Nordling and Lawrece Cunningham, this book offers a stimulating exploration of the historical, biblical and theological dimensions of spiritual formation. Spiritual Theology is a rare book. In it, Simon Chan surveys the little-explored landscape where systematic theology and godly praxis meet, highlighting the connections between Christian doctrine and Christian living and drawing out the spiritual implications of particular aspects of systematic theology.5/5(1).