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Toward the knowledge of God

Claude Tresmontant

Toward the knowledge of God

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Published by Helicon Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • God,
  • Knowableness

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Essai sur la connaissance de Dieu.

    Statementby Claude Tresmontant ; translated by Robert J. Olsen. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT102.T713
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26544702M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tresmontant, Claude. Toward the knowledge of God. Baltimore: Helicon Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type. God is the immanent creator creating in and through the processes of the natural order.” (Pg.

) Much later, he adds, “the panentheistic model allows one to combine a strengthened emphasis on the immanence of God in the world with God’s ultimate transcendence over it it is also more consistent with those reflections on the Cited by: "Knowledge of God" is part of a debate series.

It's difficult to locate this book, since, in the series, there is already a book entitled " Atheism and Theism (Great Debates in Philosophy)." The difference is that this book is more focused on the rationality of theism--is it reasonable to believe in God--than the question of God's existence Cited by: Knowledge of God.

The key biblical terms for knowledge assume a personal familiarity, even an intimate involvement, with the known object. Similarly, knowing God entails acknowledging him as Lord in obedience and praise.

As a result, human knowledge of God is decisively shaped by the fall and God's salvation. Adam and Eve knew God. Toward the knowledge of God book studying Quiz 2: Growing Toward Christian Maturity.

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Toward the knowledge of God by Tresmontant, Claude. Publication date Topics God -- Knowableness Publisher Baltimore, Helicon Press Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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9) with this provocative sentence: “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” He goes on to argue (ibid.), “We tend by a secret law of the soul to move toward our mental image of God.” His words, of course, reflect the psalmist’s comment concerning those who.

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