The Hiddenness of God

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Product Number: DD40753
Released: Oct 30, 2018
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ISBN: #9781684417148
Narrator/s: Chris Sorensen
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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The Hiddenness of God addresses the problem of divine hiddenness which concerns the ambiguity of evidence for God's existence, the elusiveness of God's comforting presence, the palpable and devastating experience of divine absence and abandonment, and more; phenomena which are hard to reconcile with the idea, central to the Jewish and Christian scriptures, that there exists a God who is deeply and lovingly concerned with the lives of humans. Michael C. Rea argues that divine hiddenness is not a problem to be explained away but rather a consequence of the nature of God himself. He shows that it rests on unwarranted assumptions and expectations about God's love for human beings. Rea explains how scripture and tradition bear testimony not only to God's love, but to God's transcendence. He shows that God's transcendence should be understood as implying that all of God's intrinsic attributes-divine love included-elude our grasp in significant ways.


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The Hiddenness of God
Product Number: BX00081077
Product Number:DD40753
Product Number:Z100109174

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Author(s): Michael C. Rea
Narrator(s): Chris Sorensen
Product Number Z100109174
Released: Dec 18, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Highbridge Company
ISBN: #9781684417155

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