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O'Regan, Cyril 1952-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 53 publications in 2 languages and 6,076 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Cyril O'Regan
The heterodox Hegel by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gnostic return in modernity by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gnostic apocalypse : Jacob Boehme's haunted narrative by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

12 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jacob Boehme, the seventeenth century German speculative mystic, influenced the philosophers Hegel and Schelling and both English and German Romantics alike with his visionary thought. Gnostic Apocalypse focuses on the way Boehme's thought repeats and surpasses post-reformation Lutheran thinking, deploys and subverts the commitments of medieval mysticism, realizes the speculative thrust of Renaissance alchemy, is open to esoteric discourses such as the Kabbalah, and articulates a dynamic metaphysics. This book critically assesses the striking claim made in the nineteenth century that Boehme's visionary discourse represents within the confines of specifically Protestant thought nothing less than the return of ancient Gnosis. Although the grounds adduced on behalf of the "Gnostic return" claim in the nineteenth century are dismissed as questionable, O'Regan shows that the fundamental intuition is correct. Boehme's visionary discourse does represent a return of Gnosticism in the modern period, and in this lies its fundamental claim to our contemporary philosophical, theological, and literary attention."--Jacket
Theology and the spaces of apocalyptic by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"O'Regan pointed to the "exile" of apocalyptic in the modern period, and its "contemporary return" in a host of theologians, including, but not limited to: Hans Urs von Balthasar, Jurgen Moltmann, Johann Baptist Metz, Sergei Bulgakov, Karl Barth, Stanley Hauerwas, Jacques Derrida, (to a limited extent) the Pope Benedict XVI, David Bentley Hart, Catherine Keller, John D. Caputo, and Gianni Vattimo. Apocalyptic is not so exotic before, especially since we find such diverse thinkers sharing the same theological "spaces" (e.g. Balthasar, the "Pope's theologian," and Derrida, share the same space - this is surprising) O'Regan finds it helpful to map out three spaces in order to distinguish these different thinkers. He has three of them: 1) Pleromatic: maximum level of content; 2) Metaxic: in-between level of content; and 3) Kenomatic: empty of content."--Jacket
The place of the Spirit : toward a trinitarian theology of location by Sarah Morice Brubaker( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is there any way to talk theologically about the Trinity and place? What might the 'placedness' of creation have to do with God's triunity? ... Sarah Morice-Brubaker considers how anxieties about place have influenced Trinitarian theology--both what it is asked to do and the language in which it is expressed."--Back cover
The anatomy of misremembering : von Balthasar's response to philosophical modernity by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 : This compelling work is the most comprehensive and sophisticated account to date of the relationship between Hans Urs von Balthasar - a Swiss theologian and Catholic priest - and the German philosopher Georg Hegel. While underscoring the depth and breadth of Balthasar's engagement with the philosopher, author Cyril O'Regan argues that Balthasar is the most concertedly anti-Hegelian theologian of the 20th century. For him, it is essential to engage Hegel because of his corrections of sclerotic forms of premodern Christian thought, but even more importantly to resist and correct his systematic thought, which represents a comprehensive misremembering of the Christian thought, practices, and forms of life
The heterodox Hegel : trinitarian ontotheology and gnostic narrative by Cyril O'Regan( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of misremembering by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gnostic apocalypse : Jacob's Boehme's haunted narrative by Cyril O'Regan( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Von Balthasar and thick retrieval : post Chalcedonian symphonic theology by Cyril O'Regan( )

1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cultural practices, politics, and power the ethics of suspicion in Augustine and Foucault by J. Joyce Schuld( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Heterodox Hegel (SUNY Series in Hegelian Studies) by Cyril O'Regan( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The modern revival of gnosticism and Thomas Mann's Doktor Faustus, Kirsten J. Grimstad [Renzension]( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The heterodox Hegel
Alternative Names
Cyril O'Regan Irish theologian

O'Regan, Cyril J. 1952-

Regan, Cyril O' 1952-

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Gnostic return in modernityGnostic apocalypse : Jacob Boehme's haunted narrativeTheology and the spaces of apocalypticGnostic apocalypse : Jacob's Boehme's haunted narrative