Download E-books Basil of Caesarea’s Anti-Eunomian Theory of Names: Christian Theology and Late-Antique Philosophy in the Fourth Century Trinitarian Controversy PDF

By Mark DelCogliano

Basil of Caesarea's debate with Eunomius of Cyzicus within the early 360s marks a turning aspect within the fourth-century Trinitarian controversies. It shifted concentration to methodological and epistemological disputes underlying theological transformations. This monograph explores this kind of basic issues of rivalry: the right kind idea of names. It bargains a revisionist interpretation of Eunomius's thought as a corrective to earlier techniques, contesting the common assumption that it's indebted to platonist assets and exhibiting that it used to be constructed through drawing upon proximate Christian resources. whereas Eunomius held that names uniquely predicated of God Communicated the divine essence, in reaction Basil built a "notionalist" conception in which all names represent essentially notions and secondarily houses, now not essence.

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Download E-books Legacy of Canaan: The Ras Shamra Texts and Their Relevance to the Old Testament [Supplements to Vetus Testamentum, Vol. V] PDF

By John Gray

The author's stories within the Ras Shamra Texts date from 1936, while as Blackie vacationing Fellow of Edinburgh college his curiosity in them used to be engaged within the library of l'École Biblique de St. Étienne inJ erusalem. at the moment the old interpretation of convinced of the longer texts had no longer been heavily puzzled, and lots of amazing yet hasty conclusions were drawn after M. Charles Virolleaud's recommended book of the texts. Our preliminary reserve has been proven by means of next severe research. now not will we locate any particular connection with the fathers of the old Hebrews or to specific localities in Palestine. The texts, despite the fact that, are most dear as documenting the lifestyles and tradition of Canaan at the eve of the Hebrew cost, and it really is within the trust that they're vitally correct to the certainty of the outdated testomony that we current this study.

The publishers' request for a moment version of The Legacy of Canaan has given the author the welcome chance to advance yes subject matters, on which he had formerly in simple terms touched, and to claim extra firmly on definite difficulties, which he was once obliged to depart open within the first version.

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Download E-books The Practice of Dzogchen in the Zhang Zhung Tradition of Tibet PDF

By John Myrdhin Reynolds

THE perform OF DZOGCHEN within the ZHANG-ZHUNG culture OF TIBET, containing translations from the Bonpo Dzogchen perform handbook for the Zhang-zhung Nyan-gyud, referred to as the Gyalwa Chaktri of Druchen Yungdrung, and from the Odsal Dunkor, "The Seven-fold Cycle of the transparent Light," being the darkish Retreat perform from a similar culture, translated with commentaries and notes by means of John Myrdhin Reynolds.

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Download E-books Die Religion des Geldes: Ökonomisierung - Globalisierung - Digitalisierung (German Edition) PDF

By Gerhard Schwarz

Wie gelingt es, einen Ausweg aus der kapitalistischen Krise zu finden? Der Philosoph und Konfliktexperte Gerhard Schwarz analysiert die bedeutsamen Krisen unserer Zeit und zeigt, wie wichtig es ist, Interessengegensätze und Widersprüche auszubalancieren und zu einem Konsens zu finden. Er betrachtet in seinem Werk das Thema Geld und seine Rolle im Kapitalismus unter einem neuen philosophischen Blickwinkel und  legt ein Denkmodell dar, mithilfe dessen sich komplexe Problemsituationen besser analysieren und bewältigen lassen.

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Download E-books Obscure Religious Cults - as background of Bengali Literature PDF

By S Dasgupta

Written in 1939 yet now not released until eventually 1946 as a result of "paper scarcity". Dasgupta, (not to be burdened with the Sanskrit pupil Surendranath Dasgupta) prevails the place others have failed. His scholarship has been vetted through the years through many experts who've declared their debt to him.
Dasgupta's leader opus is the identity of Indian non secular meditation types and demonstration in their courting to Tantric Buddhism, to Saivite, Sakta and Vaishnava non secular philosophies, and to Bengali literature.

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Download E-books Liber in Deum: L'Apoteosi Di UN Iniziato Dionisiaco (Etudes Preliminaires Aux Religions Orientales Dans L'empire Romain) (Italian Edition) PDF

By M. J. Vermaseren

Ce livre commente l. a. découverte et surtout l'iconographie d'une gourde en sigillée claire trouvée en septembre 1972, tout contre une sépulture «a capuccio» de los angeles nécropole romaine de Lugone, à l'O./S.O. de Salo, près du Lac de Garde. Le matériel du mobilier funéraire - inventorié dans un optimal chapitre qu'a rédigé le responsable de l. a. fouille, P. Simoni - appartient « en gros » au IIe siècle après J.-C. ; mais le seul objet datable assez précisément est un «moyen bronze» (as ou dupondius?) d'Hadrien, dont on eût goalé voir une picture, vehicle los angeles pièce l. a. plus fruste fournit un indice utilisable. Les trois autres chapitres sont consacrés respectivement à l. a. description (p. 8-10), à los angeles datation (p. 11-21) et à l'exégèse iconographique du « vaso-borraccia » (p. 22-70). De measurement striking (265 mm de diamètre), l. a. gourde porte un médaillon sur chacune de ses deux faces : los angeles mort de Laomédon frappé par Héraclès (face A), le triomphe de Bacchus entre une scène de foulage et une part du ruban zodiacal (face B). Chaque sujet est assorti d'une légende : ESIONE-HERCVLES-LAOMEDON respectivement à côté des personnages désignés, sur une face ; LIBER IN-DEVM, sur l'autre. D'où le titre du livre, qui est centré sur le médaillon dionysiaque.

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Download E-books Donde Esta Dios, Papa?: Las Respuestas de un Padre Ateo (Indicios) by Clemente Ga Novella (2012-11-30) PDF

By Clemente Ga Novella

En este libro se dan las respuestas a algunas de las interrogantes más comunes que se le hacen a un ateo, sea de parte de alguien más, cercano a ellos, o incluso a sí mismos. Escrito por un padre ateo para responder a las preguntas sus hijos.

In this publication are given the solutions to a couple of the commonest questions made to an atheist, no matter if from another person, somebody on the subject of them, or maybe themselves. Writen by means of an atheist father to reply to his son's questions.

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