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BurtWorm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-05-07 02:29 PM
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19. In the 15th century, Lutheranism was cutting edge
just as neo-Platonism, gnosticism, Marcionism, Arianism, Augustinianism, scholasticism, etc. had once been. Natural theology became all the rage in the 17th and 18th centuries. Existentialism in the 20th. So what's cooking now, I'm wondering?
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  -What is going on in "state of the art" theology? BurtWorm  Mar-05-07 11:01 AM   #0 
  - State-of-the-art theology? Isn't that an oxymoron? n/t  TechBear_Seattle   Mar-05-07 11:42 AM   #1 
  - Apparently so.  BurtWorm   Mar-05-07 11:42 AM   #2 
  - If it is then all theology reduces to - "some guy said it a real long time ago"  cyborg_jim   Mar-05-07 11:43 AM   #3 
  - Only to the ridiculously ignorant.  Rabrrrrrr   Mar-05-07 01:19 PM   #12 
  - Rather than fling insults, perhaps you could explain?  TechBear_Seattle   Mar-05-07 02:00 PM   #13 
     - You hurled the first insult when you called it an oxymoron.  Rabrrrrrr   Mar-05-07 02:27 PM   #18 
        - I made no assertion, I merely asked a question.  TechBear_Seattle   Mar-05-07 02:31 PM   #20 
           - Oh, okay. So a question like "Professonial sports? Isn't that just for angry wife-beating racists?"  Rabrrrrrr   Mar-05-07 02:45 PM   #21 
              - Can you say "straw man"?  TechBear_Seattle   Mar-05-07 03:21 PM   #23 
              - Now, I know you don't mean to imply that you think theology means "bedrock" -  Rabrrrrrr   Mar-05-07 04:44 PM   #28 
              - Um, do you know what an oxymoron is?  cyborg_jim   Mar-05-07 03:27 PM   #24 
                 - Yes, of course I do.  Rabrrrrrr   Mar-05-07 04:35 PM   #27 
  - I've never heard  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 02:14 PM   #15 
     - That was kind of what I was asking  TechBear_Seattle   Mar-05-07 02:23 PM   #16 
     - In the 15th century, Lutheranism was cutting edge  BurtWorm   Mar-05-07 02:29 PM   #19 
     - Liberation is passe now...  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 03:42 PM   #26 
     - No...  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 02:59 PM   #22 
     - I truly am interested in what theology has become up to this moment.  BurtWorm   Mar-05-07 02:26 PM   #17 
        - I think it varies  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 03:38 PM   #25 
  - Here is Boston College's reading list for comparative theology degree:  nealmhughes   Mar-05-07 11:45 AM   #4 
  - Hey!  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 12:06 PM   #7 
  - Depends greatly on the denomination, I would imagine.  kwassa   Mar-05-07 11:49 AM   #5 
  - I'm more familiar with Catholic theologians  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 12:05 PM   #6 
     - Three more....  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 12:16 PM   #8 
     - I'm interested in any contemporary theology.  BurtWorm   Mar-05-07 12:21 PM   #9 
        - I'm truly not that well versed in  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 12:34 PM   #10 
           - What is the Church's view of liberation theology these days?  BurtWorm   Mar-05-07 12:58 PM   #11 
              - John Paul II  Dorian Gray   Mar-05-07 02:01 PM   #14 

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