By Bernard Lonergan,C. Croken Robert,S.J., Frederick, E. Crowe,S.J., Robert, M. Doran
The interval in which Bernard Lonergan introduced the 11 lectures during this quantity used to be considered one of very important transition for him: he was once relocating speedily towards a brand new belief of theology and its process; and he used to be at the verge of what's now well-known as an immense leap forward in his inspiration on approach, the concept that got here to him in February 1965 of the 8 useful specialities.
While the lectures retain a continuity with Lonergan's earlier paintings, additionally they display new and demanding rules, specifically in regard to his force towards a brand new belief of theology as an entire, and his specific challenge for the relevance of theology to the religious existence. The lectures right here comprise 'The Redemption,' 'Method in Catholic Theology,' 'The Philosophy of History,' 'The Origins of Christian Realism,' `Time and Meaning,' 'Consciousness and the Trinity,' `Exegesis and Dogma,' 'The Mediation of Christ in Prayer,' 'The Analogy of Meaning,' 'Philosophical Positions in regards to Knowing,' and 'Theology as Christian Phenomenon.'
This quantity presents a key to realizing the advance of Lonergan's philosophical and theological notion, his significant impacts, and the pivotal moments of transition within the highway top as much as Method in Theology and beyond.