Neville (theology, Boston U.) develops an abstract concept of creation ex nihilo to compare and contextualize the symbols and concrete images of divinity found in some religions. The primary focus is Christian theology, but comparisons are made with Chinese religions to test the concept as a way of connecting theistic and non-theistic religions. Paper edition (unseen), $14.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORAn Essay Toward Comparative Theology Robert C. Neville. PREFACE Comparative theology ought to ... Theology can be systematic by treating a canonical list of topics and hoping everyone accepts the canon. But comparative theology, bothanbsp;...
|Title||:||Behind the Masks of God|
|Author||:||Robert C. Neville|
|Publisher||:||SUNY Press - 1991-01-01|