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Gingerich Hiebert, Kyle

Works: 2 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 215 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Kyle Gingerich Hiebert
The architectonics of hope : violence, apocalyptic, and the transformation of political theology by Kyle Gingerich Hiebert( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Architectonics of Hope provides a critical excavation and reconstruction of the Schmittian seductions that continue to bedevil contemporary political theology. Despite a veritable explosion of interest in the work of Carl Schmitt, which increasingly recognizes his contemporary relevance and prescience, there nevertheless remains a curious and troubling reticence within the discipline of theology to substantively engage the German jurist and sometime Nazi apologist. By offering a genealogical reconstruction of the manner and extent to which recognizably Schmittian gestures are unwittingly repeated in subsequent debates that often only implicitly assume they have escaped the violent aporetics that characterize Schmitt's thought, this volume illuminates hidden resonances between ostensibly opposed political theologies. Using the complex relationship between violence and apocalyptic as a guide, the genealogy traces the transformation of political theology through the work of a surprising collection of figures, including Johann Baptist Metz, John Milbank, David Bentley Hart, and John Howard Yoder
God after christendom? by Brian Haymes( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the face of what appears to be a widespread questioning of the practical usefulness of serious theological reflection on the nature and purposes of God, the authors of this intriguing book argue that a return to the sources of the Christian tradition represents nothing less than a rich trove of resources for Christian living. By revisiting the story of speech about God in scripture and in the living tradition of the church, the authors argue that we are thereby enabled to confront the contemporary temptations that too often unwittingly remake God in our own image. In this way the authors pr
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Alternative Names
Hiebert, Kyle Gingerich

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