By Anette I. Hagan
“In this terribly clear-headed exam of a key doctrinal challenge in theology, Hagan takes readers via darkish thickets of conventional discuss divine selection of people’s prestige earlier than and after loss of life with penetrating mild. In a chain of deft steps she courses us via Schleiermacher’s masterfully thought of alternative, which guardedly affirms a doctrine of ultimately common recovery. This she indicates him doing with no bypassing the seriousness of sin yet giving primacy to the preferrred love, knowledge, and gear of divine grace.”
—Terrence N. Tice, college of Michigan (emeritus)
“In this compelling research, Hagan provides a entire remedy of Schleiermacher’s leading edge doctrine of election. With sustained cognizance to the underlying contexts of German Reformed Protestantism and Prussian church union, Hagan offers an insightful exposition and perceptive research of the improvement of Schleiermacher’s realizing of election and its systematic implications. . . . this can be a deeply extraordinary and hugely enticing e-book, providing an entire contribution to the continuing renaissance in Schleiermacher studies.”
—Paul T. Nimmo, New collage, Edinburgh
“Eternal Blessedness for All? is either an illuminating and chic learn of Schleiermacher’s theological mind's eye and a call for participation to readers to think about the very nature of theology itself as a size of the arts. Schleiermacher is presently the topic of renewed between students of faith, who're rediscovering him as one of many founders of contemporary inquiry in faith. . . . Hagan’s paintings should shake a few modern theological foundations!”
—Christine Helmer, Northwestern University
“Eternal Blessedness for All? masterfully locates Schleiermacher’s argument for universalism—as defined in his essay on predestination—in dating to concrete ecclesial matters and broader doctrinal implications. This goldmine of data and perception is either pleasant to readers new to Schleiermacher and provocative sufficient to prod professional students in new instructions. With transparent prose Hagan sketches an image of Schleiermacher that's at the same time entire, severe, and compelling.”
—Allen G. Jorgenson, Wilfred Laurier University
Anette Hagan is Senior Curator of infrequent e-book Collections on the nationwide Library of Scotland. She is additionally an elder within the Church of Scotland and is totally bilingual. Her curiosity in Schleiermacher arose in the course of her undergraduate years within the early Nineteen Nineties on the collage of Mainz, Germany. It got here to concentration in a grasp of Theology thesis on his doctrine of predestination on the college of Divinity, collage of Edinburgh, drastically prolonged in
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Eternal Blessedness for All?: A Historical-Systematic Examination of Schleiermacher’s Understanding of Predestination (PTMS / Princeton Theological Monograph Series Book 195) by Anette I. Hagan