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By Michael Gorman

ISBN-10: 1107155320

ISBN-13: 9781107155329

The hypostatic union of Christ, particularly his being concurrently human and divine, is without doubt one of the founding doctrines of Christian theology. during this e-book Michael Gorman offers the 1st full-length remedy of Aquinas's metaphysics of the hypostatic union. After commencing the historic and theological historical past, he examines Aquinas's metaphysical presuppositions, explains the fundamental parts of his account of the hypostatic union, after which enters into special discussions of 4 components the place it's more challenging to get a transparent figuring out of Aquinas's perspectives, arguing that during a few circumstances we has to be content material with speculative reconstructions which are actual to the spirit of Aquinas's inspiration. His learn can pay shut recognition to the Latin texts and their chronology, and engages with quite a lot of secondary literature. it is going to be of significant curiosity to theologians in addition to to students of metaphysics and medieval thought.

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