Search for dissertations about: "Incarnation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the word Incarnation.

  1. 1. Beyond the Controversy: A Study of African Theologies of Inculturation and Liberation

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Stephen I Munga; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Manas Buthelezi.; Charles Nyamiti; incarnation; African personality; the Church; Christ; ancestorship; integral-synthesis approach; Inculturation theology; liberation theology; General; systematic and practical Christian theology; Kristen teologi allmän; systematisk och praktisk ;

    Abstract : When Harry Sawyerr wrote his essay "What is African Theology?", published first in African Theological Journal, vol. 4 (1971), it appeared from its contents that he was making short comments about James Cone's Black theology that could have disappeared in the midst of more pressing African theological issues. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Multiform Desire A Study of Appetite in Plato’s Timaeus, Republic and Phaedrus

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Author : Olof Pettersson; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; Ancient Philosophy; Plato; Appetite; Desire; Epithymia; Soul; Tripartition; Multiform; Poikilos; Timaeus; Republic; Phaedrus; Embodiment; Incarnation; Necessity; Philosopher-kings; Allegory of the Cave; Noble Lie; Poetry; Multi-headed Beast; Game; Play; Rhetoric; Dialectic; Deception.; Theoretical Philosophy; Teoretisk filosofi;

    Abstract : This dissertation is a study of appetite in Plato’s Timaeus, Republic and Phaedrus. In recent research is it often suggested that Plato considers appetite (i) to pertain to the essential needs of the body, (ii) to relate to a distinct set of objects, e.g. food or drink, and (iii) to cause behaviour aiming at sensory pleasure. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Grin without a Cat 1 : 'Adversus Iudaeos' Texts in the Literature of Medieval Russia (988–1504)

    University dissertation from Department of East and Central European Studies

    Author : Alexander Pereswetoff-Morath; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Hilarion of Kiev; Addresses to a Jew on the Incarnation; Life of Constantine; Margaritai; Life of Gregentios; Jerusalem Disputation; Doctrine of Jacob; John Chrysostom; homiletics; disputations; literature of Rus ; Anti-Judaism; manuscript dissemination; Russian language and literature; Ryska språk och litteratur ; Philology; Språkvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study, which is the first and main part of a two-volume work, is concerned with the history and philology of original and translated works Adversus Iudaeos circulating among the Eastern Slavs from the baptism of Rus' c.988 till the early 16th century. Excluded is the literature of Lithuanian Ruthenia from the 14th century onwards. READ MORE

  4. 4. 'Pancosmic' Church - Specific Romanesc: Ecclesiological Themes in the Writings of Nichifor Crainic between 1922 and 1944

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Christine Mary Hall; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Crainic; ‘pancosmic’ Church; Church-State relations; demophilia; ethnocracy; specificul românesc; Gândirea; Romanian Orthodox Church; cosmic ecclesiology; Dionysius the Pseudo-Areopagite; hesychasm; theosis; hierarchy; nationalism; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Church studies; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Kyrkovetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with the Romanian Orthodox poet, director of the journal Gndirea, and theologian, Nichifor Crainic (1889-1972), and with the two over-arching ecclesiological themes in his writings between 1922 and 1944 ? the pancosmic Church and specificul romnesc (the particularity of Romanian identity). Though these are fundamentally related to each other, there are many tensions between them, as the relationship between local and particular identity and pancosmic universality is worked out against the complex political backdrop of 20-th century Romania. READ MORE

  5. 5. Listen how the wise one begins construction of a house for Viṣṇu : vijānatā yathārabhyaṃ gṛhaṃ vaiṣṇavaṃ śṛṇv evaṃ. Chapters 1-14 of the Hayaśīrṣa Pañcarātra

    University dissertation from Berkeley : University of California, Berkeley

    Author : Elisabeth Raddock; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Hayaśirṣa Pañcarātra; Sanskrit; temple; Viṣṇu; Agni Purāṇa; Hari Bhakta Vilāsa; ācārya; vāstupuruṣamaṇḍala; ritual; construction; ceremonial practice; History Of Religions; religionshistoria;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of a translation of the first fourteen chapters of Hayaśirṣa Pañcarātra and a detailed analysis aiming at its contextualization in historical, cultural, and theological milieus. The Hayaśirṣa Pañcarātra is a Sanskrit text from approximately the ninth century A.D. READ MORE