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The desire of the nations :

rediscovering the roots of political theology /

Oliver O'Donovan.

Main Author: O'Donovan, Oliver.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 1996
Subjects: Political theology.
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Table of Contents:
  • Beyond suspicion
  • Ethics, politics and the practice of suspicion
  • Political concepts
  • Israel and the reading of the Scriptures
  • The revelation of God's kingship
  • 'Yhwh reigns'
  • The mediators
  • 'King over the whole earth'
  • The individual
  • Dual authority and the fulfilling of the time
  • Dual authority
  • The fulfilling of the time
  • The triumph of the Kingdom
  • The representative
  • The moments of the representative act
  • The subjection of the nations
  • The church
  • The authorisation of the church
  • Moments of recapitulation
  • The obedience of rulers
  • Christendom: the doctrine of the Two
  • Mission or coercion?
  • The legacy of Christendom
  • The redemption of society
  • The end of Christendom
  • Liberal society
  • Modernity and menace.

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