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God, Galileo and Geering

A Faith for the 21st Century

by Robert Jones

  • 181 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Polebridge Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Tomorrow"s God,
  • History,
  • Faith,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Religion & Science,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Christian Theology - Cosmology,
  • Christianity - Theology - General,
  • World to come,
  • Christianity,
  • Faith"s new age,
  • Geering, Lloyd George

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8447110M
    ISBN 100944344518
    ISBN 109780944344514
    OCLC/WorldCa55511234

    April "Making God Laugh, Human Arrogance and Ecological Humility" by Anne Primavesi. Fall “Christian Faith at the Crossroads”, “Tomorrow's God”, and “The World to Come” by Lloyd Geering plus the study guide “God, Galileo and Geering” by Robert Jones. Winter/Spring Living the Questions (not exactly a book). Lloyd Geering (D.D., University of Otago, New Zealand) is Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. A public figure of considerable renown in New Zealand, he is in constant demand as a lecturer and as a commentator on religion and related matters on both television and s: 1.

      1) "God" is a symbol for one's religious ideal. 2) True Christianity is a way of life not involving believing dogmatic statements about the man, Jesus of Nazareth. The facts of Geering's life and his spiritual pilgrimage make a fascinating story, and Geering tells it s: 4.   The remarkable little book by the venerable dean of New Zealander theologians, traces the concept of God from prehistory till today. Geering simply describes the great divide in the Christian west in when Schleirmacher published a book "On Religion" that would institute the rupture between progressive and fundamental Christians the persists even to our era/5(4).

      God and Galileo is a personal journey through the world of two books, nature and Scripture, guided by leading astronomers who have wondered, like many others, why we cannot seem to read clearly from both books at the same time. Their conclusion is that we can and, to reach our fullest understanding, we should. His books have reached both a scholarly and a popular market. They include: God in the New World (), Resurrection: A Symbol of Hope (), Faith's New Age (), Tomorrow's God Missing: Galileo.


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God, Galileo, and Geering is a course of study based on the writings of Lloyd Geering, New Zealand's award-winning theologian and teacher. It is designed for groups and individuals who are troubled by the gap between Christian teachings and the realities of life in the universe as we now perceive : Robert Jones.

God, Galileo and Geering is a course of study based on the writings of Lloyd Geering, New Zealand's award-winning theologian and teacher. God, Galileo, and Geering: a faith for the twenty-first century: a course of study based on the writings of Lloyd Geering. God and Galileo is a personal journey through the world of two books, nature and Scripture, guided by leading astronomers who have wondered, like many others, why we cannot seem to read clearly from both books at the same time.

Their conclusion is that we can and, to reach our fullest understanding, we ed on:   He is the author of many books including Such Is Life. A Close Encounter with Ecclesiastes (), Coming Back to Earth: From Gods, to God, to Gaia (), and Christianity without God ().

Inhe was honoured as Principal Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit. Inhe received New Zealand s highest honour, the Order of New Zealand/5(25).

In God and Galileo, the authors use an important and comprehensive letter, written by Galileo during the time of his persecution by the church to the Grand Duchess Christina of Tuscany, as a launching pad to explore the harmony that exists between the “book of nature” and “the book of Scripture”, which in Galileo’s own mind were in perfect s: God, Galileo and Geering: A Faith for the 21st Century by Robert Jones liked it avg rating — 1 rating — published God in the New World by Lloyd Geering in a book entitled, Galileo was now openly committed to the new world view and the forces of the church were allied against him.

Just about this time the invention of the telescope enabled Galileo to go forward with remarkable confidence. He found mountains and craters on the moon, and this.

God in the New World by Lloyd Geering Chapter 1: The New Source of Knowledge the text-book, the clothing fashion or the scientific theory. Admittedly, in the area of religious faith and morals we have been rather slower to discard the old in favour of the new, for this is the aspect of human life in which conservatism has always been.

The Book of [God, or] Nature: Spinoza's Ethics in Galilean Context Joseph Vitti Galileo argues that God is “not any less excellently revealed in nature's action” than in revelation, citing Tertullian's precedent on the matter: “We conclude that God is known first through Nature, and then again, more particularly, by.

God, Galileo and Geering: A Faith for the 21st Century '' Don Cupitt: The Way to Happiness: Paul Alan Laughlin: Getting Oriented: Don Cupitt: The Great Questions Of Life: Karen L.

King: The Gospel of Mary of Magdala: Jesus and the First Woman Apostle. The prohibition of astronomy would be an open contempt of a hundred texts of the Holy Scriptures, which teach us that the glory and the greatness of Almighty God are admirably discerned in all His works, and divinely read in the open book of the heavens.

Galileo Galilei. Source. According to Lloyd Geering the doctrines of Incarnation and Trinity, which began as attempts to reflect the indwelling of God in human beings, were soon distorted /5(3). "God is known by nature in his works, and by doctrine in his revealed word." Galileo Galilei, though famous for his scientific achievements in astronomy, mathematics, and physics, and infamous for.

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Galileo argued that God has written two books -- the Book of Nature and the Book of Scripture -- and that these two books do not, because they cannot, contradict.

That means that if one has a well-established scientific explanation of the physical world that seems to contradict a passage of Scripture, one has good reason to reconsider one's. : Wrestling With God: The Story of My Life eBook: Lloyd Geering: Kindle Store.

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