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The opaqueness of God

by David O. Woodyard

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • God -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby David O. Woodyard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT98 .W66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4766713M
    ISBN 100664208967
    LC Control Number78117645
    OCLC/WorldCa100786

    Book Overview Throughout history, humans have dreamed of knowing the reason for the existence of the universe. In The Mind of God, physicist Paul Davies explores whether modern science can provide the key that will unlock this last secret. Good afternoon. My name is Phil Rose and I'm the director of spiritual life here at Episcopal Homes and this is I think my third time on this afternoon but it has been a while so I need to catch up to all of the sessions that Leia and Jennifer have been providing so this afternoon we're going to get back to reading a book that I have been reading with folks on Tuesdays and Thursdays and.

      Wiesel continues with basically the same theme in “Messengers of God,” his 14th book. However, it is not the repetition but the change in emphasis that .   What is God to man, that is man’s own spirit, man’s own soul; what is man’s spirit, soul, and heart—that is his God. God is the manifestation of man’s inner nature, his expressed self; religion is the solemn unveiling of man’s hidden treasures, the avowal of his innermost thoughts, the open confession of the secrets of his love.

    Books Published “Liberation Privilege: The Opaqueness of God. Westminster Press, To Be Human Now. Westminster Press, Living Without God-Before God. Westminster Press, Discography. Board of Directors, Union Theological Seminary, New York City;. Knowing Jesus, reading his words, and praying create an increasing clarity about evil and good, sin and grace, Satan and God. This clarity calls me to choose the way to the light fearlessly and straightforwardly. The more I come to know Jesus, the more I also realize how many such choices have to .


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Woodyard. The opaqueness of God, (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. The opaqueness of God. God IS indeed infinitely complex, but also, nonetheless, He graciously took care that His self-revelation to us would be crystal clear and perfectly meaningfull for all those drawing near with child-like faith.

This is the Christ of the Bible - The Lord, our God, the One and Only. Read more/5(87). God’s will for my life does not reside in a list of specific activities but in a personal relationship. As lover and friend, God works with us wherever we go and whatever we do.

To a large extent our future is open and we are to determine what it will be in dialogue with God. John Sanders – The God Who Risks, page OPAQUENESS OF GOD by DAVID O.

WOODYARD. HOW five young theologians-Paul Van Buren, Schubert Ogden, Fritz Buri, Wolfhart Pannenberg, and Jurgen Moltmann-are working out new ways of defining and relating to God. Cloth $; paper $ THE THEOLOGY OF ALTIZER: CRITIQUE AND RESPONSE.

Edited by JOHN B. COBB, JR. Evaluations of Altizer's "death-of-God" theology by. This posthumously published volume traces Nouwen's thoughts on movements (rather than steps) of spiritual formation. Although the emphasis is an ongoing, almost cyclical journey, the book is divided into three progressive movements: Early, Midlife, and Mature.

The early movements are: (1) Opaqueness to Transparency; and (2) Illusion to Prayer/5(59). Our vision, which has so often been blinded by the opaqueness of self deception and distortion, can now be corrected. Clear vision can only be attained when we see through serving God and through the eyes of faith the invisible realities of another world are revealed.

The Bible is the outward text and the Spirit is the inward : Pennon Lockhart. the Gospels whose cryptogram it decodes, and turn the opaqueness of God’s book into the transparency of Bloy’s exegesis. Fin-de-siècle authors whose works belong to a literature of cultural decadence often harbored hopeful expectations that the end times were approaching.

This book delves into the mythology and historical roots of those myths. IT makes an extremely compelling case for a reconsideration of much ancient writing, many ancient symbols and ideologies.

For anyone who has ever wondered about pre-history or Reviews: 9. Iris Murdoch's The Sovereignty of Good () is a slim volume, composed of three complementary essays written during the s: “The Idea of Perfection,”“On ‘God’ and ‘Good’” and “The Sovereignty of Good Over Other Con. SPECIAL REVELATION FROM THE SPIRIT.

In 1Cor Paul gives special attention to the work of the Holy Spirit in revealing (and illumining) the wisdom of God (1Cor24, 30, especially wisdom centered on Christ and "Christ crucified" 1Cor).

In the preceding passage 1Cor Paul quoted from Isaiah "For from days of old they have not heard or perceived by ear, Nor has. There’s a sort of opaqueness I associate with reading Russian novels in translations, but in spades.

Supposedly, this translation is much more readable than the old one, which was done via German, but if that’s the case, Hard To Be a God is, a book that hides a /5().

This is the purpose of Bloy’s writing: to supersede the Gospels whose cryptogram it decodes, and turn the opaqueness of God’s book into the transparency of Bloy’s exegesis.

Prominent among fine-de-siècle reactionary Catholics, Léon Bloy regarded literature as an instrument of the Apocalypse. Inspired by the apparition of the Virgin. Opaqueness is not a virtue.

Stirring people’s emotions and leading them to doubt without providing reassurance is cruel rather than kind. We are to speak clearly of what God has said and done.

Where God has been clear we have the ability to be clear and, therefore, we have the responsibility. Questions Are In, Answers Are Out. God must take over and purge him in that fire that is dark for him.” – St. John of the Cross. Principle of dogmatic theology: Man, by himself, is incapable of attaining that degree of purgation necessary for union with God.

God must take us by His hand and purify us in the “dark fire”. Book. I do not like its violence, its vindictiveness, its opaqueness, its psychotic visions, its attitude toward women, its enemy thinking, its dualistic worldview or its vacancy of love.

I do not even like people who like the book of Revelation, since so many of them use it to justify their crazier ideas about God and scare other people with what.

This is the purpose of Bloy’s writing: to supersede the Gospels whose cryptogram it decodes, and turn the opaqueness of God’s book into the transparency. Recently in his blog, The Dish, Andrew Sullivan pointed to an interesting article from The Other Journal called “Evil, the New Atheism, and the God of the Trinity,” written by Jacob H.

Friesenhahn. One of the reasons I love Sullivan’s blog is that he dares to include meaty theological pieces like this right alongside of his often insightful and usually provocative political and social.

Like the similarly reflective 37, 49, andthe psalm views the unfairness and opaqueness of life as a personal and public reality. The psalmist, for instance, admits having at one time considered going public about the problem of evil (v.

15), though in the end decides to make a public proclamation of God's wonderful works (v. 28). This line of thinking about God’s sovereignty (in which the opaqueness of His wrath is the expression of His freedom) leads to a God whose love is.

Jesus told a story of the lost sheep (Matthew ). God leaves the 99 and goes after the one. You were once that one. And now you have the opportunity to do the same –to go after the most marginalized people groups, to let them know God loves them and He speaks their language.

And God, even in God’s unutterable and unsearchable nature, has a name. And it’s this name, and how it surfaces in today’s story about Abraham and God, that I want to draw our attention to.

The story of the Isaac’s binding begins and ends with two different Hebrew names for God.Isaiah opens his book with God's indictment of Israel. Verses.

the opaqueness of God is mentioned in v 15, but it is His uniqueness. that is emphasized. The primary ramification of this uniqueness is that. all people must look to God alone for salvation (v 22). Another ramifi.