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Published by Westminister Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christianity and other religions -- Buddhism.,
  • Mysticism -- Buddhism.,
  • Eschatology -- Biblical teaching.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR128.B8 A4
The Physical Object
Pagination218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5824035M
LC Control Number61010990
OCLC/WorldCa903966

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Altizer, Thomas J.J. Oriental mysticism and Biblical eschatology. Philadelphia, Westminster Press []. Dr. Altizer posed himself no easy task when he set out to compare the concept of God in Greek religion, the Old Testament, the teachings of Jesus and the Buddhist belief, especially as revealed in the doctrines of each. The author believes that all these religious approaches throw light one upon another, and give credence to the universality of religious insight. The book will give small. Oriental Mysticism & Biblical Eschatology by Thomas J.J. Altizer Hardcover, $ shipping: + $ shipping. A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears End date: Now it is precisely at this point that we must acknowledge a seemingly unbridgeable gulf between the worlds of Oriental mysticism and Biblical eschatology. Eschatological faith is the expression of an immediate participation in the "Kingdom of God" -- an apocalyptic symbol that was never assimilated by Christian theology.

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