Search for dissertations about: "Word of God"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words Word of God.

  1. 1. The Scriptures and the LORD : Formation and Significance of the Christian Biblical Canon. A Study in Text, Ritual and Interpretation

    University dissertation from Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University

    Author : Tomas Bokedal; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion och teologi; Religious Studies and Theology; Kristendom; Christianity; history of doctrines; Irenaeus; Marcion; tradition; historical criticism; Hans-Georg Gadamer; 20th century theology; early church; Apostles Creed; revelation; christology; Word of God; inspiration; authority; narrative; interpretation; New Testament; Rule of Faith; ritual; liturgy; worship; oral tradition; codex format; nomina sacra; canonical criticism; textuality; text; semiotics; reception; Wirkungsgeschichte; hermeneutics; methodology; canon; Bible; theology; Paleography; bibliology; epigraphy; papyrology; Paleografi; epigrafik; papyrologi; General; systematic and practical Christian theology; Kristen teologi allmän; systematisk och praktisk ; Bibelvetenskap; History of the Christian church; Kristna kyrkans historia;

    Abstract : This study explores the emergence of the Christian biblical canon and its significance for the early as well as for the contemporary church. Some major challenges to previous research on the biblical canon are presented. READ MORE

  2. 2. Seeing the Word : John Dee and Renaissance Occultism

    University dissertation from Department of Cultural Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Håkan Håkansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy; mysticism.; metaphors; symbolism; alchemy; magic; Renaissance philosophy; occultism; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This study reassesses the occult philosophy of the British polymath John Dee (1527-1609). Focusing on his treatise Monas hieroglyphica (1564) and his notorious angelic conversations in the 1580s, it describes Dee’s philosophical career as a continuous search for a language which could yield knowledge of both nature and God. READ MORE

  3. 3. The word of God in Ethiopian tongues : rhetorical features in the preaching of the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Swedish Institute for Missionary Research [Svenska institutet för missionsforskning]

    Author : Eskil Forslund; Uppsala universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

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  4. 4. Walking on the pages of the word of God Self, land, and text among evangelical volunteers in Jerusalem

    University dissertation from Lund : Lund University

    Author : Aron Engberg; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Abstract : During the last thirty years, the Evangelical relationship with the State of Israel has drawn much academic and popular attention, particularly from historical, theological, and political perspectives. This dissertation engages with this literature but also complements it with an ethnographic account of the discursive practices of Evangelical Zionists through which, it is suggested, much of the religious significance of the contemporary state is being produced. READ MORE

  5. 5. Taming the Prophets : : Astrology, Orthodoxy and the Word of God in Early Modern Sweden

    University dissertation from Sekel Bokförlag

    Author : Martin Kjellgren; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Apocalypticism; Astrology; Confessionalization; Heterodoxy; Knowledge; Lutheranism; Magic; Orthodoxy; Politics; Power; Prophecy; Reformation; Religion; Science; Social Discipline; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Epistemology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English In May 1619, the Finnish astrologer Sigfridus Aronus Forsius (d. 1624) was examined by clerical authorities. In the verdict, astrology was rejected as a pagan craft, forbidden for any Christian. Yet still astrology was inseparable from the scholarly conception of the world. READ MORE