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Allen, Diogenes

Overview
Works: 74 works in 185 publications in 5 languages and 7,489 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Popular works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
Classifications: BT40, 248.4
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Most widely held works about Diogenes Allen
 
Most widely held works by Diogenes Allen
Spirit, nature, and community : issues in the thought of Simone Weil by Diogenes Allen( )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy for understanding theology by Diogenes Allen( Book )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of Philosophy for Understanding Theology adds chapters on postmodernism and questions of the self and the good to bring the book up to date with current scholarship. It introduces students to the influence that key philosophers and philosophical movement through the centuries have had on shaping Christian theology in both its understandings and forms of expression."--Jacket
Three outsiders : Pascal, Kierkegaard, Simone Weil by Diogenes Allen( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian belief in a postmodern world : the full wealth of conviction by Diogenes Allen( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Postmodern theology : Christian faith in a pluralist world by Frederic B Burnham( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised and edited papers of a national conference, sponsored by Trinity Institute, and held in New York and San Francisco in Jan., 1987. Includes bibliographical references
Theodicy, abridged by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traces of God in a frequently hostile world by Diogenes Allen( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primary readings in philosophy for understanding theology by Diogenes Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowledge of key philosophic terms or concepts is vital to the understanding of many issues in Christian theology. Diogenes Allen's book Philosophy for Understanding Theology explores such terms and concepts and their relationship to theology. This new anthology, edited by Allen and Eric Springsted, provides primary texts undergirding that earlier work. The writings included here deal with philosophical issues crucial to the understanding of theology and include responses to those questions from Plato to the present. Whether used alone or as a companion volume, this new reader is a valuable resource for theological studies
Love : Christian romance, marriage, friendship by Diogenes Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reasonableness of faith; a philosophical essay on the grounds for religious beliefs by Diogenes Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiritual theology : the theology of yesterday for spiritual help today by Diogenes Allen( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a basic and accessible introduction to the classic writings and doctrines of the spiritual life
Spirituality and theology : essays in honor of Diogenes Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two worlds : a guide for those beginning to be religious by Diogenes Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theology for a troubled believer : an introduction to the Christian faith by Diogenes Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding our father by Diogenes Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Temptation by Diogenes Allen( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quest : the search for meaning through Christ by Diogenes Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mechanical explanations and the ultimate origin of the universe according to Leibniz by Diogenes Allen( Book )

10 editions published in 1983 in English and German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The path of perfect love by Diogenes Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning with the experience of God's perfect love, Allen shows that the main Christian doctrines -- Creation, Trinity, Incarnation, Kingdom of God, Resurrection -- are life-giving truths that nourish us, guide our actions, and help us know what we may expect and hope for." -- Publisher's description
Steps along the way : a spiritual autobiography by Diogenes Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his latest book, Diogenes Allen recounts his search for the Providence of God. His journey includes reflections on the evolving role of faith in the world; an exploration of the anguished and eloquent poetry of George Herbert; a reading of the messages of love, duty, and forgiveness in the stories of Joseph and his brothers and the Prodigal Son; and, finally, a single, but moving, tracing of his own regrets and joys as a person of faith. Whether recounting a simple excursion or unraveling a complex poem, Diogenes Allen shows us the pain of loss, the wellsprings of joy, and the power of a deep and lovingly cultivated faith." -- Publisher's description
 
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Philosophy for understanding theology
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Three outsiders : Pascal, Kierkegaard, Simone WeilChristian belief in a postmodern world : the full wealth of convictionThe traces of God in a frequently hostile worldPrimary readings in philosophy for understanding theologyLove : Christian romance, marriage, friendshipSpiritual theology : the theology of yesterday for spiritual help todaySpirituality and theology : essays in honor of Diogenes AllenTheology for a troubled believer : an introduction to the Christian faith
Alternative Names
Allen, Diogenes

Allen, Diogenes 1932-

Diogenes Allen American philosopher and theologian

알렌, 디오지니스 1932-2013

앨런, 디오지니스 1932-2013

迪奧根斯·艾倫

Languages
English (106)

German (10)

Chinese (2)

Czech (2)

Korean (1)