By Victoria S. Harrison
The Apologetic worth of Human Holiness starts off via delivering the 1st accomplished account of the version of human holiness constructed by way of the prime theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar. In so doing, the e-book additionally offers the 1st special explication of his Christocentric philosophical anthropology.
half 2 argues that von Balthasar anticipates a few key advancements in overdue twentieth-century Anglo-American analytical philosophy, and that convinced of those advancements - specifically, the `internal realism' of Hilary Putnam - supply robust aid for von Balthasar's theological philosophy.
the ultimate half elucidates von Balthasar's center instinct that human holiness is of substantial apologetic worth for non secular religion, and concludes with a brand new, `internalist' idea of spiritual pluralism.
The Apologetic worth of Human Holiness can be noticeable as a major and unique contribution to either Philosophy of faith and Theology, and is probably going to end up crucial examining in upper-level undergraduate and postgraduate classes in either subjects.