By Thomas O'Meara
A century has handed on the grounds that Karl Rahner's beginning, and 20 years have handed considering his dying. but this notable theologian has left a legacy of knowledge as proper this present day because it used to be in the course of Rahner's time. In God on the planet: A advisor to Karl Rahner's Theology, Thomas O 'Meara appears to be like anew at Rahner's insights and theological rules. via O 'Meara's transparent and interesting variety, readers will realize 'or rediscover, because the case will be 'how valuable Rahner is for the church today.
Rahner's is a theology that considers either humans and heritage as very important. it's a theology that starts off with grace as God's self-communication, God's reward of lifestyles shared with humankind. it's a theology that at once speaks to a couple of the tensions we because the church, the folk of God, fight with this present day: spiritual pluralism and salvation via Jesus Christ, the jobs of monks and lay ecclesial ministers, the workplaces of bishops and popes, the hobbies of secular modernity and non secular fundamentalism. O 'Meara is helping the reader locate in Rahner a conventional progressive whose theology sees the intensity, quantity, and power of religion, wish and love within the hearts of al people.
Thomas O 'Meara, OP PhD, is the William ok. Warren Professor of Theology Emeritus on the college of Notre Dame. He studied with Karl Rahner on the college of Munich and maintains to obtain a number of invites to educate and communicate on Rahner. between his contemporary courses are A Theologian's Journey (Paulist, revised 2002), Theology of Ministry (Paulist, 1999), Thomas Aquinas Theologian (University of Notre Dame Press, 1997).
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God in the World: A Guide to Karl Rahner's Theology by Thomas O'Meara