The Systematic Thought of Hans Urs von Balthasar

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The Systematic Thought of Hans Urs von Balthasar

An Irenaean Retrieval

Is there a single driving force unifying the diverse writings of Hans Urs von Balthasar? Kevin Mongrain points to von Balthasar’s retrieval of Irenaeus of Lyons. In Irenaeus, von Balthasar found inspiration for a genuinely Christian theology that resists the recurring danger of gnosticism while honoring the Mystery of God.

9780824519278
$29.95 pb / 256 pages
HERDER & HERDER
Pub date: 2002

Dimensions: 6 x 9 1/4