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Kierkegaard's God and the Good Life

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2018.12.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Stephen Minister, J. Aaron Simmons, and Michael Strawser (eds.), Kierkegaard's God and the Good Life, Indiana University Press, 2017, 272pp., $90.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780253029249. Reviewed by David Lappano, Centre for Christian Studies, Winnipeg, Canada This book brings together a thoughtfully curated collection of essays that offers Kierkegaard as an important resource for anyone thinking through the intersection of religion, ethics, and social life in twenty-first century contexts. And, of course, one is not surprised that navigating this particular intersection also involves rich engagements with philosophy and literature. The collection identifies two specific sites that have come to regard "the relationship between moral action and thinking about God as deeply problematic." The first site is Kierkegaardian scholarship where, Stephen Minister, J. Aaron Simmons, and Michael Strawser note, there is a growing. . .

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