Divine Impassibility and the Mystery of Human Suffering  -     Edited By: James F. Keating, Thomas Joseph White
    By: Edited by James F. Keating & Thomas Joseph White, O.P.
Buy Item $46.80 Retail: $52.00 Save 10% ($5.20) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Divine Impassibility and the Mystery of Human Suffering

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2009 / Paperback

$46.80 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $52.00
|
Save 10% ($5.20)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW863478

FLASH-SALE
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA. We apologize for any inconvenience.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $5.99
    Retail: $9.95
    Add To Cart
    $5.99
  2. Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    $15.26
    Add To Cart
    $15.26
  3. In Stock
    $79.99
    Retail: $229.97
    Add To Cart
    $79.99
  4. In Stock
    $399.99
    Retail: $1100.00
    Add To Cart
    $399.99
  5. In Stock
    $13.99
    Retail: $19.99
    Add To Cart
    $13.99
  6. In Stock
    $25.94
    Retail: $35.94
    Add To Cart
    $25.94
  7. In Stock
    $5.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $5.99

Product Description

Does God suffer? Is he imperfect if he does? What about human suffering? Does God relate to it, or is he distant? This is perhaps the most important theological topic confronting the church and her theologians today. This book, Divine Impassibility and the Mystery of Human Suffering is a collection of essays by an ecumenical selection of theologians that addresses varying aspects of divine and human suffering.

Contributors include Bruce L. McCormack, James F. Keating, Thomas Joseph White, and Gary Culpepper.

Topics include the problem of language in talking about "immutability", analogical studies into the paradox of the suffering human Christ who remains impassible, and studies on the Christologies of Thomas Aquinas and Karl Barth.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 400
Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0802863477
ISBN-13: 9780802863478
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Night
    Night
    Elie Wiesel
    Hill and Wang / Trade Paperback
    $5.99 Retail: $9.95 Save 40% ($3.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW00010X
  2. The Suffering of God, According to Martin Luther's Theologia Crucis
    The Suffering of God, According to Martin Luther's Theologia Crucis
    Dennis Ngien
    Regent College Publishing / Trade Paperback
    $24.26 Retail: $26.95 Save 10% ($2.69)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW833691
  3. The Best of All Possible Worlds: A Story of Philosophy, God, and Evil in the Age of Reason
    The Best of All Possible Worlds: A Story of Philosophy, God, and Evil in the Age of Reason
    Steven Nadler
    Princeton University Press / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $26.51
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW145310
  4. Awakenings
    Awakenings
    Thomas Keating
    The Crossroad Publishing Co. / 1990 / Trade Paperback
    $15.26 Retail: $16.95 Save 10% ($1.69)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW510440

Related Products

  1. The Suffering of God, According to Martin Luther's Theologia Crucis
    The Suffering of God, According to Martin Luther's Theologia Crucis
    Dennis Ngien
    Regent College Publishing / Trade Paperback
    $24.26 Retail: $26.95 Save 10% ($2.69)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW833691
  2. Night
    Night
    Elie Wiesel
    Hill and Wang / Trade Paperback
    $5.99 Retail: $9.95 Save 40% ($3.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW00010X
  3. Awakenings
    Awakenings
    Thomas Keating
    The Crossroad Publishing Co. / 1990 / Trade Paperback
    $15.26 Retail: $16.95 Save 10% ($1.69)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW510440

Publisher's Description

Does God suffer? If not, or if so, how does the mystery of God relate to the mystery of human suffering? Renowned contemporary Christian theologians — Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox — here discuss and debate the controversial question of God’s impassibility.

Author Bio

James F. Keating is associate professor of theology at Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island.
Thomas Joseph White, O.P., is a Dominican priest and an instructor in theology on the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search