Barth, Origen, and Universal Salvation: Restoring by Tom Greggs PDF

By Tom Greggs

Barth, Origen, and common Salvation bargains a daring new presentation of common salvation. construction constructively from the 3rd- century theologian, Origen, and the twentieth-century Swiss theologian, Karl Barth, Tom Greggs deals a defence of universalism as rooted in Christian theology, displaying this trust doesn't must be on the cost of human particularity, freedom, and Christian faith.

Examining Barth's doctrine of election and Origen's knowing of apokatastasis, Greggs proposes right realizing of the everlasting salvific plan of God within the individual of Jesus Christ issues in the direction of common salvation. the connection among the paintings of the Spirit and the Son in salvation is primary to this realizing. common salvation is grounded within the individual of Christ as himself ancient and specific, and the Spirit makes the truth of that common paintings of
Christ current to participants and groups within the current. The dialogue contains inventive feedback for the political and ecclesial implications of one of these presentation of salvation.

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