Complete summary of Anders Nygren’s Agape and Eros. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Agape and Eros. Agape and Eros has 26 ratings and 4 reviews. David said: This classic documents how the Agapē motif, the core of the Christian message, was obscured by P. Anders Nygren, Agape and Eros. William Werpehowski. In Gilbert Meilaender & William Werpehowski (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Theological Ethics. Oxford .
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Nov 25, Brahn rated it it was amazing. A revised edition by the same translator appeared in Chicago: Reinhold Niebuhr offers but one example. Peck – – Eos Classical Review 47 William Jospeh Werpehowski Georgetown University.
Sign in to annotate. Anthony rated it really liked it Apr 26, Kevin rated it liked it Nov 02, Ewbank rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mark Buckley added it Dec 11, Alejandro Villalmonte – – Verdad y Vida 70 Even when it is attributed to God, eros is patterned on human love. David rated it it was amazing Aug 19, Find it on Scholar. Both must refrain from all casuistry in order to discern the fundamental principles behind, and tests of validity for, nygrne specific morality.
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Does Eros Seek Happiness? Vaughn marked it as to-read Feb 05, Wherever Nygren discerned the eros motif, he ferreted it out by pointing to tell-tale evidence of acquisitive love, self-interest, and self-love. Languages Italiano Edit links. Trivia About Agape and Eros.
Burnaby, Amor Dei Bernhard Erling – – International Philosophical Quarterly 14 1: Judson marked it as to-read Mar 11, Why was this so difficult for Nygren to recognize? It is most telling that both critics and allies of Nygren have converged in raising much this same objection or in seeking to correct it. Watson and published in two volumes in BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 28, This seems to stem from the first slightly abridged translation of the first part: This entry has no external links.
It appeared initially in two parts, the first volume in and the second in Von rated it it was amazing Mar 03, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. This is not only true of those whose affiliation with Roman Catholic and Anglican traditions, or whose general affinity for the thought of Augustine, might have predisposed them to vindicate some kind of caritas synthesis.
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Colin Grant – – Journal of Religious Ethics 24 1: Divine agape itself creates spontaneously and without motive — Nygren would remind us yet again — for it does not presuppose any good in its object. Watson and published in one volume Philadelphia: He argues that from St. So although Nygren may not then be vulnerable concerning the ultimate source of agape, at least on his own terms, he is vulnerable, even on his own terms, as to its effects.
After all, Nygren was quite prepared to admit that agape has nothing to do with agwpe love at all.
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Yet the polarity of agape with eros forces this conclusion. Erotic enough yet When did music become so central to some worship practices that it even overshadows preaching.