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God matters by Herbert McCabe

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Published by Chapman in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • God.

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Edition Notes

StatementHerbert McCabe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT102
The Physical Object
Pagination[vi], 249p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22283023M
ISBN 100225664917

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God Matters is a state-of-the-art, accessible anthology of the major issues in philosophy of religion. Its accessibility is due to its mix of classic readings and brand new readings about contemporary issues, commissioned specifically with an undergraduate student in mind.3/5(2).   God Matters. Perhaps human beings are animals, driven by the will to survive and reproduce, perhaps responsibility is a useful fiction and religion is the opium of the masses. Perhaps death is the end, life is ultimately meaningless, brutish and short. Perhaps man is the measure of all things and beauty, truth and justice are open to interpretation/5. God Matters: Readings in the Philosophy of Religion. God Matters is a state-of-the-art, accessible anthology of the major issues in philosophy of religion. Its accessibility is due to its mix of classic readings and brand new readings about contemporary issues, commissioned specifically with 4/5. Mark Vernon's aim in 'God:All That Matters' is 'to address the central, contemporary questions..I imagine concerns searchers for the divine, also known as theologians ' in a global context. He looks at difficult questions such as suffering, pressing questions such as ecological concerns and modern questions such as the death of God/5(33).

  A brilliant book of essays and sermons. The first four are particularly stunning (on God, creation, evil, and human freedom), but all are worth reading. The essays on Eucharistic theology are difficult but rewarding, and open up surprising avenues of ecumenical conversation/5(4). Seldom have God matters been treated with such verve, sense, rigour and humour as in this collection of writings by Herbert McCabe. The book demonstrates the depth and clarity of his theology and philosophy of God, his appetite for controversy, both political and theological, as well as a traditional Catholic concern for prayer, liturgy, Mary.   Seldom have God matters been treated with such verve, sense, rigour and humour as in this collection of writings by Herbert McCabe. The book demonstrates the depth and clarity of /5(3). In "Does God Exist? Why it Matters", Eric Chabot and Chris Van Allsburg succeed in elevating the conversation, combining an impressive array of scientific, theological and historical insights with contemporary philosophical and apologetic thought. This book is short/5(3).

  About God Matters Seldom have God matters been treated with such verve, sense, rigour and humour as in this collection of writings by Herbert McCabe. Tribute Books. MY THOUGHTS: The authors of Why God Matters encourage new believers to “recognize the constant presence of God within them. ” This book shares their own experiences and their own journeys to spirituality while encouraging others to continue to delve deeper in the search for Why God Matters to the reader/5.   Herbert McCabe was a much loved member of the English Province of the Dominican Order of Preachers. He was born on the 2nd August and studied chemistry and philosophy before joining the Dominicans in /5.   I received this book for free in exchange for a fair and honest review. I was in no way compensated for this post as a reviewer, and the thoughts are my own. God Matters By Peter and Charlotte VARDY. Pub. Date: By SCM Press ISBN: Pages: Genre: Nonfiction / Religion / Philosophy Source: received for review. Goodreads.