The Philosophy of Jesus

St. Augustine's Press (2007)

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Peter John Kreeft
Boston College
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Introduction I : Who is this book for? -- Introduction II : How is Jesus a philosopher? -- Introduction III : What are the four great questions of philosophy? -- Jesus' metaphysics (What is real?). Jesus' Jewish metaphysics ; Jesus' new name for God ; The metaphysics of love ; The moral consequences of metaphysics ; Sanctity as the key to ontology ; The metaphysics of "I am" -- Jesus' epistemology (How do we know what is real?) -- Jesus' anthropology (Who are we who know what is real?) -- Jesus' ethics (What should we be to be more real?). Christian personalism : seeing "Jesus only" ; The overcoming of legalism ; The refutation of relativism ; The secret of moral success ; Jesus and sex ; Jesus and social ethics : solidarity ; Jesus and politics : is he left or right? -- Conclusion.
Keywords Christianity Philosophy
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Call number BS2415.K695 2007
ISBN(s) 1587316358   9781587316357
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