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Cruciformity
Language: en
Pages: 429
Authors: Michael J. Gorman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-17 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

Most studies of Paul concentrate solely on his theology. This book breaks new ground by focusing on the source and nature of Paul's spirituality. Taking his cue from Paul's express desire to "know nothing but Christ crucified," Michael Gorman shows how Paul's personal experience of God constantly intersects with the
Cruciformity
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Michael J Gorman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-27 - Publisher:

When it was first published in 2001, Cruciformity broke new ground with a vision of Pauline spirituality that illuminated what it meant to be a person or community in Christ. Beginning with Paul's express desire to "know nothing but Christ crucified," Gorman showed how true spirituality is telling the story,
Inhabiting the Cruciform God
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Michael J. Gorman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-03 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

This richly synthetic reading of Paul offers a compelling argument that the heart of Paul s soteriology lies in theosis the incorporation of God s people into the life and character of the God revealed in the cross. Michael Gorman deftly integrates the results of recent debates about Pauline theology
Participating in Christ
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Michael J. Gorman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-17 - Publisher: Baker Academic

World-renowned scholar Michael Gorman examines the important Pauline theme of participation in Christ and explores its contemporary significance for Christian life and ministry. One of the themes Gorman explores is what he calls "resurrectional cruciformity"--that participating in Christ is simultaneously dying and rising with him and that cross-shaped living, infused
Christianity, Plasticity, and Spectral Heritages
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Victor E. Taylor
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-20 - Publisher: Springer

This book is an interdisciplinary study of the cultural representations of Jesus in the context of contemporary religious theory and continental philosophy. It looks at Jesus in view of an updated Derridean hauntology and spectrality, with an emphasis on the inherent plasticity of the Christian heritage. While the work engages