Metaphysics and the Tri-Personal God

2014.06.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews William Hasker, Metaphysics and the Tri-Personal God, Oxford University Press, 2013, 269pp., $99.00 (hbk), ISBN
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2014.06.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews William Hasker, Metaphysics and the Tri-Personal God, Oxford University Press, 2013, 269pp., $99.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199681518. Reviewed by Keith E. Yandell, University of Wisconsin-Madison/Trinity International University Analytic theology is a comparatively new enterprise in which philosophers and theologians in the analytic tradition provide carefully stated expressions of Christian doctrine and appraise the work of others who do likewise. William Hasker's book appears in the Oxford University Press series on Analytic Theology. The book is divided into three parts. In Part I, Hasker deals with difficult topics as he perceptively discusses pro-Nicene doctrine in the Cappadocians and Augustine, taking the fourth century as the high point of trinitarian doctrine. Part II includes clear discussions of the trinitarian views of contemporary theologians (Karl Barth, Karl Rahner, John Zizioulas, Jürgen Moltmann). . .

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