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Infinity, faith, and time

Christian humanism and Renaissance literature
  • 200 Pages
  • 4.40 MB
  • English
McGill-Queen"s University Press , Montreal, Buffalo
European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism, Infinite in literature, Time in literature, Christianity in literature, Christianity and liter
StatementJohn Spencer Hill.
SeriesMcGill-Queen"s studies in the history of religion.
LC ClassificationsPN721 .H48 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 200 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3542688M
ISBN 100773516611
LC Control Number2001523744

Hill's analysis centres on Shakespeare, whose experiments with the shapes of time comprise a gallery of heuristic time-centred fictions that attempt to explain the consequences of human existence in time. Infinity, Faith, and Time reveals that the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries were a period during which individuals were able, with more success than in later times, to make room for new ideas without rejecting old by: 3.

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Infinity, Faith, and Time is an exploration of Renaissance literature and the importance of a powerful tradition of Christian-Platonist rational spirituality derived from St Augustine and Nicholas of Cusa.

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Isaiah 22 For as the new heavens and the new earth, which I will make, shall remain before me, saith the LORD, so shall your seed and your name remain.

23 And it shall come to pass, that from one new moon to another, and from one sabbath to another, shall all flesh come to worship before me, saith the LORD.

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If so, we might be able to use. God is the 'high and lofty One who inhabits eternity', [1] declared the prophet Isaiah, but exactly how we are to understand the notion of eternity is not clear.

Traditionally, the Christian church has taken it to mean 'timeless'. But in his classic work on this subject, Oscar Cullmann has contended that the New Testament 'does not make a philosophical, qualitative distinction between time and.

The prayers of time, when indited by the spirit and expressed in faith, are often so vast and all-encompassing that they can be answered only in eternity; the finite petition is sometimes so fraught with the grasp of the Infinite that the answer must long be postponed to await the creation of adequate capacity for receptivity; the prayer of faith may be so all-embracing that the answer can be received.

Window to Infinity – Year of Faith I am inviting you to a great adventure. On the 11th of October, Pope Benedict announced the beginning of the Year of Faith. I am convinced that the weakness and uncertainty of the faith of people of our days can be found at the root of all of our troubles, of our problems, our crisis.

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An infinity cross necklace is a reminder of your commitment to belief in God. You might also see a cross infinity symbol as symbolizing Christ’s everlasting love, which allows us to lead an everlasting life. Which means, this book is dealing with treasures of immeasurable importance.

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We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing.

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Infinity. The infinity of God includes both his eternity and his immensity. Isaiah says that "Yahweh is the everlasting God," while Solomon acknowledges in 1 Kings that "the heavens, even the highest heaven, cannot contain you".

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DEFINITION.—The infinite, as the word indicates, is that which has no end, no limit, no boundary, and therefore cannot be measured by a finite standard, however often applied; it is that which cannot be attained by successive addition, nor exhausted by.

Similarly, in the New Testament there are a number of very interesting passages that speak of God's existence before time.

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This is a time of yearning and surprise, expectation and bewilderment. It is a time of birth and babies, of placentas and praise. Angels sing above, shepherds scuttle below.

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