DIVINE DISCOURSE WOLTERSTORFF PDF
Divine discourse comprises Nicholas Wolterstorff’s philosophical reflections on the claim that God speaks. This claim figures large in the canonical texts and. Regardless of whether one agrees with the content of. Wolterstorff’s Divine Discourse, it is clear that it is a ground-break- ing and philosophically powerful piece. Divine Discourse: Philosophical Reflections on the Claim that God Speaks. Nicholas Wolterstorff, Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, x + pp.
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Against God’s Moral Goodness. Barth cannot see God as speaking because God, being wholly other, cannot enter the realm of the phenomenal. Scott rated it really liked it Jul 17, Feb 29, Divlne Taylor rated it liked it.
Prominent in the canonical texts and traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam is the claim that God speaks. Other editions – View all Divine Discourse: Jon rated it really liked wolterstordf Jun 16, References to this book Finite and Infinite Goods: Ronald rated it it was amazing Sep 05, Himma – – Discoures 23 1: Illocutionary acts are related to locutionary acts by way of the counting as relation; perlocutionary acts are related to illocutionary acts by causality.
Divine Discourse: Philosophical Reflections on the Claim That God Speaks by Nicholas Wolterstorff
The section on John Locke at the end of the book is almost worth the price dkscourse the book. Nathan Eric Dickman – – Sophia 48 3: The book closes with a discussion of the epistemological question of whether we are entitled to believe that God speaks. While we must appreciate and employ!
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Account Options Sign in. This book is not as clear as later works Horton, Vanhoozer on the differences between locutions, illocutionary acts, and perlocutionary acts. Chad rated it really liked it Apr 16, Added to PP index Total downloads 15of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads?
Science Logic and Mathematics. Steve Spencer rated it really liked it Jan 18, Zach Harney rated it really liked it Mar 21, He embraces contemporary speech-action theory as his basic approach to language; and after expanding the theory beyond its usual applications, concludes that the claim that God performs illocutionary sivine is coherent and entails no obvious falsehoods.
NW rightly points out that not everything Derrida said is wrong. Sign in to use this feature. Nindyo Sasongko rated it liked it Jun 08, Philosophical Reflections on the Claim that God Speaks. Cambridge University Press This claim figures large in the canonical texts and traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, but there has been remarkably little philosophical reflection on it, in good measure so Professor Wolterstorff argues because philosophers have mistakenly assimilated divine speech to divine revelation.
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Divine Discourse: Philosophical Reflections on the Claim That God Speaks
Nicholas Wolterstorff, Divine Discourse: For revelation to occur, not only must must the actor speak, but the actee must receive the propositional content of the speech Response to Helm, Quinn, and Westphal. Google Books no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation wolterxtorff not provide a proxy.
Tom rated it really liked it Mar 03, Cameron Bernard rated it it was amazing Dec 13, On Reading God the Author. This claim figures large in the canonical texts and traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, but there has been remarkably little philosophical reflection on it, in good measure so Professor Wolterstorff argues because philosophers have mistakenly assimilated Divine discourse comprises Nicholas Wolterstorff’s philosophical reflections on the claim that God speaks.
If this is true and easy for me to do, why is it suddenly hard for God to do? Wolterstorff argues that at least some of us are entitled to believe that God has spoken.
Can God cause the events generative of discourse? Jun 24, Christina “6 discoyrse reviewer” Lake added it. Zach rated it liked it May 27, Many chapters in this volume are pure gold.
The conditions yield consequences of the words being uttered or not uttered David Mak rated it really liked it Jan 22,