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The Resource Jesus the Christ, Walter Kasper ; translation by V. Green

Jesus the Christ, Walter Kasper ; translation by V. Green

Label
Jesus the Christ
Title
Jesus the Christ
Statement of responsibility
Walter Kasper ; translation by V. Green
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GCL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kasper, Walter
Index
index present
LC call number
BT202
LC item number
.K313 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Christology
  • Christologie
Label
Jesus the Christ, Walter Kasper ; translation by V. Green
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Jesus der Christus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Jesus Christ today -- 1. The problematics of contemporary Christology -- The position of Christology today -- The basic trends in contemporary Christology -- The tasks of Christology today -- 2. The historical quest for Jesus Christ -- The starting point in contemporary belief in Jesus Christ -- The justice and limits of modern research into the life of Jesus -- The theological relevance of the historical aspect -- 3. The religious quest for Jesus Christ -- The challenge from a secularized world -- The demythologization of belief in Christ -- Christology with an anthropological emphasis -- The quest for salvation in an historicized world
  • II. The history and destiny of Jesus Christ -- A. The earthly Jesus -- 1. Jesus' activity -- 2. Jesus' message -- The main theme: the coming of the Kingdom of God -- The eschatological character of the Kingdom of God -- The theological character of the Kingdom of God -- The soteriological character of the rule of God -- 3. Jesus' miracles -- The problematics of Jesus' miracles -- The theological significance of Jesus' miracles -- 4. Jesus' claim -- Jesus' hidden claim -- The problem of Jesus' titles (Messiah, Son of Man, Son of God) -- 5. Jesus' death -- The historical setting -- The eschatological perspective -- The soteriological implications -- B. Christ, risen and transcendent -- 6. The basis of belief in Jesus' resurrection -- The findings of tradition -- Hermeneutical essentials -- Theological basis -- 7. The content of faith in Jesus' resurrection -- Jesus' resurrection as an eschatological act of divine power -- Jesus' resurrection as exaltation -- Jesus' resurrection as a redemptive event
  • III. The mystery of Jesus Christ -- 1. Jesus Christ -- Son of God -- Son of God in lowliness -- Son of God from eternity -- The Son of God as the fulness of time -- 2. Jesus Christ -- Son of Man -- Jesus Christ true man and the actuality of our salvation -- Jesus Christ wholly man and the human character of salvation -- Jesus Christ the man for others and solidarity in salvation -- 3. Jesus Christ -- mediator between God and man -- The person of the Mediator -- (a) The testimony of scripture and tradition -- (b) Philosophical and theological reflection -- The work of the Mediator
Control code
16634508
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed. pbk.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780809120819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)16634508
Label
Jesus the Christ, Walter Kasper ; translation by V. Green
Publication
Note
Translation of: Jesus der Christus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Jesus Christ today -- 1. The problematics of contemporary Christology -- The position of Christology today -- The basic trends in contemporary Christology -- The tasks of Christology today -- 2. The historical quest for Jesus Christ -- The starting point in contemporary belief in Jesus Christ -- The justice and limits of modern research into the life of Jesus -- The theological relevance of the historical aspect -- 3. The religious quest for Jesus Christ -- The challenge from a secularized world -- The demythologization of belief in Christ -- Christology with an anthropological emphasis -- The quest for salvation in an historicized world
  • II. The history and destiny of Jesus Christ -- A. The earthly Jesus -- 1. Jesus' activity -- 2. Jesus' message -- The main theme: the coming of the Kingdom of God -- The eschatological character of the Kingdom of God -- The theological character of the Kingdom of God -- The soteriological character of the rule of God -- 3. Jesus' miracles -- The problematics of Jesus' miracles -- The theological significance of Jesus' miracles -- 4. Jesus' claim -- Jesus' hidden claim -- The problem of Jesus' titles (Messiah, Son of Man, Son of God) -- 5. Jesus' death -- The historical setting -- The eschatological perspective -- The soteriological implications -- B. Christ, risen and transcendent -- 6. The basis of belief in Jesus' resurrection -- The findings of tradition -- Hermeneutical essentials -- Theological basis -- 7. The content of faith in Jesus' resurrection -- Jesus' resurrection as an eschatological act of divine power -- Jesus' resurrection as exaltation -- Jesus' resurrection as a redemptive event
  • III. The mystery of Jesus Christ -- 1. Jesus Christ -- Son of God -- Son of God in lowliness -- Son of God from eternity -- The Son of God as the fulness of time -- 2. Jesus Christ -- Son of Man -- Jesus Christ true man and the actuality of our salvation -- Jesus Christ wholly man and the human character of salvation -- Jesus Christ the man for others and solidarity in salvation -- 3. Jesus Christ -- mediator between God and man -- The person of the Mediator -- (a) The testimony of scripture and tradition -- (b) Philosophical and theological reflection -- The work of the Mediator
Control code
16634508
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
New ed. pbk.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780809120819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)16634508
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