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Knowing The Unknowable God

Theology

by David B. Burrell

  • 400 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Notre Dame Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature & existence of God,
  • General,
  • God (Theology),
  • Islamic Theology,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1135-1204,
  • 980-1037,
  • Avicenna,,
  • Contributions in doctrine of G,
  • God,
  • History of doctrines,
  • Maimonides, Moses,,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9715092M
    ISBN 100268012261
    ISBN 109780268012267
    OCLC/WorldCa122422014

      WORLD Magazine's Topping the Top 50One of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals (Christianity Today, )Platinum Book Award, Evangelical Christian Publishing Association For over 40 years, J. I. Packer's classic has been an important tool to help Christians around the world discover the wonder, the glory and the joy of knowing God/5(). The authors begin by investigating the biblical, historical, and practical foundations for understanding the mystery of God. They then spell out its implications for theological issues and practices such as the incarnation, salvation, and prayer, rooting knowledge of God in .

    Get this from a library! Knowing the unknowable God: how faith thrives on divine mystery. [J R Lucas]. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.

    This God does not belong to a material plane but to an antimatter one. He is an antimatter God, who abhors the hell of the created matter, who with our current state of being we are not able to recognise, nor even imagine. He is a mystery to us. This Unknowable God is like an inconceivable and indescribable fire. He is the True God. Synopsis For more than 30 years, J. I. Packer's classic book Knowing God has revealed to well over a million readers the wonder, glory and the joy of knowing God. It continues to sell in tens of thousands to Christians around the world. About the Author An eminent theologian and /5().


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Be ready to grow spiritually as Packer walks you into a deeper and more profound understanding of God's Word. *Knowing God* is a wonderfully written book about God himself-- someone we need to know personally and intimately. I can't believe that it took me twenty-five years to finally take the Knowing The Unknowable God book to read it/5().

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Save 40% on Audible. For a limited time, get your first 3 months for just $/month on Audible Get this by:   Jim Lucas analyzes the mysterious paradoxes of God and shows us how we can trust and believe what God says, even if it seems contradictory.

Knowing the Unknowable God challenges Christians to understand, appreciate, and celebrate our holy, mysterious Creator. This book shows how biblical paradoxes strengthen our faith.”Author: James R.

Lucas. Knowing the Unknowable God book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. “This study of Ibn-Sina, Maimonides, and Thomas Aquinas on the /5(12). Knowing the Unknowable God book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Meet the God Who Is Greater Than Your Biggest Questions. The Bi /5. Jim Lucas’s book teaches us how to embrace biblical paradoxes for a deeper, more accurate understanding of a mighty God.

Knowing the Unknowable God is insightful and timely.” –Brett Posten and Robert D. TenEyck, founders of DeoVibe: The Pulse of Popular Culture. Full Description: "In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western theology.

He shows how Aquinas's study of the Muslim philosopher Ibn-Sina and the Jewish thinker Moses Maimonides affected the. Book Description: In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western shows how Aquinas's study of the Muslim philosopher Ibn-Sina and the Jewish thinker Moses Maimonides affected the.

In these chapters, Packer also shows that there is an important distinction between knowing about God and knowing God. Whereas we can know a lot about God by reading Scripture and studying what theologians have to say on the topic, we can only know God by entering into a right relationship with Him through Jesus Christ.

Knowledge of God begins by accepting its limits. Overview Though God made us in his image, we cannot fully grasp his infinite nature. In order to better know God, we must take a close look at what the Bible does and does not tell us about the Creator of the universe.

With this book as your guide, you can embrace the paradoxes of Scripture and pursue honest answers to your hardest questions. The study of biblical paradox leads to greater devotion to the majestic God who makes himself known even while he surpasses human understanding.

Today, you can begin Knowing the Unknowable : The Crown Publishing Group. In The Mystery of God: Theology for Knowing the Unknowable Steven Boyer and Christopher Hall explore not the attributes of God, but rather, ponder and think through the mystery of God, the hiddenness of God as a positive existential quality that enhances the way we think about God himself and in relationship to the Christian : In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western theology.

He shows how Aquinas's study of the Muslim philosopher Ibn-Sina and the Jewish thinker Moses Maimonides affected the disciplined use of language when. God is unknowable – stop looking for him, and you will find faith The signpost points not to growing certainty but towards increasing non-knowing.

This is not as outrageous as it. You cannot know God – but you have to know Him to know that. – Fr. Thomas Hopko +++ Fr. Hopko’s small aphorism is among my favorites in contemporary Orthodoxy. Besides the fact that it sounds humorous – it states one of the most profound paradoxes within the Orthodox faith.

This fundamental truth is stated in a variety of ways: we say that God. Knowing the Unknowable “That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, and length, and depth, and height; and to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge” (Ephesians ).

with the reader the secret that knowing God’s Word is the most direct route to knowing God.” D. James Kennedy “I first read the book in in what was then the ninth American printing.

I was discipled by that book before I knew what discipleship was. As I read it recently, I was embarrassed by all theFile Size: 2MB. Knowing the Unknowable God by James R.

Lucas,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(8). In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western by: Description.

In Knowing the Unknowable God, David Burrell traces the intellectual intermingling of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions that made possible the medieval synthesis that served as the basis for Western shows how Aquinas's study of the Muslim philosopher Ibn-Sina and the Jewish thinker Moses Maimonides affected the disciplined use of language when.

KNOWING THE UNKNOWABLE GOD: How Faith Thrives on Divine Mystery WaterBrook $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Lucas, author of 13 books on parenting and leadership as well as.To grow to full spiritual maturity, we must build our lives on love and have God’s power to lay hold of and know the unknowable love of Christ.

Martyn Lloyd-Jones (The Unsearchable Riches of Christ [Baker], pp. ) devotes ten messages to these verses that I am skimming in one! So if you want more in depth teaching, I refer you to the.Read this book on Questia.

This study of Ibn-Sina, Maimonides, and Aquinas intends to show how Muslim, Jew and Christian conspired to fashion a doctrine of God by transforming classical philosophy to display divine transcendence.