Eternity and Eternal Life
Speculative Theology and Science in DiscourseeBook - 2006
The Newtonian concept of time has been changed by Einsteinian insight. Yet the Einsteinian world view might make it difficult to appreciate traditional concepts of eschatology, like heaven and hell, death and immortality, life after death and resurrection, last day and final judgments, because these expressions presuppose a pre-Einsteinian view of the universe. Since theology cannot remain unaffected by the new research in concepts of time, Eternity and Eternal Life tries to express the eschatological faith of the Church by using the time language of our age. To achieve this it provides an ov.
Publisher: Waterloo : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2006
Characteristics: 1 online resource (185 pages)