Wrestling with doubt : theological reflections on the journey of faith /

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Author / Creator:Rees, Frank D., 1950-
Imprint:Collegeville, Minn. : Liturgical Press, c2001.
Description:vi, 238 p. ; 23 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Faith.
Belief and doubt.
Belief and doubt.
Faith.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4443639
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ISBN:0814625908 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • 1.. The Modern Problem with Doubt
  • Faith and Doubt in the Modern Era
  • Two Modern Approaches to Faith: Kant and Kierkegaard
  • 2.. Faith as Assent, Incompatible with Doubt
  • Grammar of Assent
  • The Incompatibility of Faith and Doubt
  • Investigation and Inquiry
  • 3.. The Word of God: Creating Faith, Excluding Doubt
  • Formation of a Theologian
  • The Faith that Excludes Doubt: Theology of the Word of God
  • The Certainty and Uncertainty of Faith
  • Doubt as a Threat to the Theologian
  • Religion as Unbelief
  • 4.. The Dynamics of Doubt and Faith
  • Tillich's Life: The Crisis of Faith and Doubt
  • The Crisis of Doubt
  • The Theology of Ultimate Concern
  • The Dynamics of Faith and Doubt
  • Faith and Courage
  • 5.. Doubt and the Religious Self
  • Confronting the Religious Self
  • Breakdown and Breakthrough
  • Faith as "Inside Knowledge"
  • Discovering God as the Final Me
  • Doubt as an Essential Element in the Life of Faith
  • 6.. A Celebration of Doubt
  • The Voice of Authority
  • Discovering Doubt: Invitation to Adventure
  • A Living Faith
  • 7.. The Context of Doubt: Divine Conversation
  • Divine Speech: Reconsidering the Categories
  • The Questions God Asks
  • God the Conversationalist
  • The Context of Doubt
  • 8.. Faithful Doubt: Participation in the Divine Conversation
  • Pleading and Protest
  • Lament
  • Sifting the Silence
  • 9.. Faith in Jesus: Belief and Doubt
  • Believing in Jesus
  • Faith, Doubt, and Freedom in Paul
  • "Little Faith"
  • "Doubting Thomas"
  • "The Double-Minded" in James
  • Suffering Doubt
  • "But Some Doubted"
  • 10.. Constructive Aspects of Doubt
  • Beyond Belief and Doubt
  • A Community of Faith and Doubt
  • Welcoming the Other
  • Doubt in Search of Understanding
  • Index