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Nietzsche and the Gods
Nietzsche and the Gods (October 2001)
Weaver Santaniello - Editor
John J. Stuhr - Foreword by

Examines Nietzsche's complex attitudes toward religion and his understanding of how particular religions and deities affect the intellectual, moral, and spiritual lives of their various proselytes and adherents.

"I have slain all gods--for the sake of morality!" -- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Although often regarded as an atheist who did not take religion seriously, Nietzsche in fact thought deeply about the gods ...(Read More)
The Other Side of Sin
The Other Side of Sin (July 2001)
Woundedness from the Perspective of the Sinned-Against
Andrew Sung Park - Editor
Susan L. Nelson - Editor

Offers a fresh viewpoint in Christian thought by looking at sin from the perspective of the sinned-against rather than that of the sinner needing forgiveness.

The good news of Jesus Christ is for both sinners and the sinned-against. For the past two thousand years, Christian theologians have focused on the experience of sinners, but treated their victims inadequately. To counterbalance this perspective, a diverse group ...(Read More)
Gnostic Return in Modernity
Gnostic Return in Modernity (July 2001)
Cyril O'Regan - Author

Looks at the influence of Gnosticism in modern intellectual history, philosophy, and theology.

Gnostic Return in Modernity
demonstrates the possibility that Gnosticism haunts certain modern discourses. Studying Gnosticism of the first centuries of the common era and utilizing narrative analysis, the author shows how Gnosticism returns in a select band of narrative discourses that extends from the seventeenth century G...(Read More)

The Other Side of Nothingness
The Other Side of Nothingness (March 2001)
Toward a Theology of Radical Openness
Beverly J. Lanzetta - Author

Provides an innovative theology based in mysticism, one that acknowledges the pain of spiritual repression and values religious pluralism.

From the mystic's experience of nothingness and the desert, The Other Side of Nothingness offers a theology of humility sensitive to religious pluralism and to the pain of spiritual oppression. With a passionate concern for contemporary interreligious issues, Beverly J. ...(Read More)
Bede Griffiths
Bede Griffiths (February 2001)
A Life in Dialogue
Judson B. Trapnell - Author
Kenneth Cracknell - Foreword by

Explores the work of spiritual leader and writer Bede Griffiths, who envisioned a union of Eastern and Western spirituality.

Bede Griffiths, O.S.B.Cam. (1906-1993) was a pioneer in the meeting of faiths and of cultures in the second half of the twentieth century. This captivating study of his pioneering work in intercultural and interreligious dialogue draws from meticulous research of Griffiths's writings and his sour...(Read More)
Ethics and the Between
Ethics and the Between (January 2001)
William Desmond - Author

Articulates the necessity for a comprehensive reconstructive thinking about the meaning of being good.

In Ethics and the Between William Desmond addresses our current perplexities regarding the devaluation of being in modernity and the shadow of ethical nihilism. He rethinks the sources of value, the diverse ethical ways, the nature of ethical selving and communities, and articulates the necessity for a compreh...(Read More)
The Incarnation of God
The Incarnation of God (January 2001)
The Character of Divinity in Formative Judaism
Jacob Neusner - Author

Examines the notion of divine incarnations as a central element of the portrait of God that came into focus through the Judaism of the dual Torah.

Advancing his monumental study of formative Judaism further, Jacob Neusner examines the notion of divine incarnations as a central element of the portrait of God that came into focus through the Judaism of the dual Torah. In dealing with his concept—which is obvi...(Read More)
World in Process
World in Process (November 2000)
Creativity and Interconnection in the New Physics
John A. Jungerman - Author

Shows how modern physics supports basic claims of process philosophy.

World in Process provides not only an up-to-date description of the ideas of modern physics and cosmology, but also connects those ideas to process thought. To make these connections, a brief introduction to process philosophy is provided so that the new physics and process thought can be integrated.

"Jungerman has...(Read More)
Pragmatic Historicism
Pragmatic Historicism (September 2000)
A Theology for the Twenty-first Century
Sheila Greeve Davaney - Author

Presents a new option in theology, "pragmatic historicism" which emerges out of the historicist assumptions of recent Western thought and resists both confessionalism and universalism.

Sheila Greeve Davaney develops a bold new option in theology and religious reflection--pragmatic historicism--which emerges out of the historicist assumptions of human situatedness, particularity, and plurality that have come to characterize Western thou...(Read More)
Imaginary Christs
Imaginary Christs (August 2000)
The Challenge of Christological Pluralism
Richard Grigg - Author

Discusses the issue of christological pluralism--the panoply of competing visions of Christ that exist today--and provides criteria for evaluating these.

What should those attracted to the figure of Jesus Christ make of all the different Christs available to them? Amidst today's pluralism, we encounter Christ as liberator, the cosmic Christ, feminist Christs, Black Christs, Christ as the object of mystical longing, and various New Age ...(Read More)
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