The thought of Paul Ricoeur continues its profound effect on theology, religious studies, and biblical interpretation. Introduced by Mark Wallace, the. Figuring the Sacred has 62 ratings and 4 reviews. Carl said: I’m surprised I haven ‘t already reviewed this– I’ve been reading pieces of it on and off fo. Read the full-text online edition of Figuring the Sacred: Religion, Narrative, and The thought of Paul Ricoeur continues its profound effect on theology.

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Charles rated it really liked it Feb 10, Israel’s whole theology–and identity–was formed around discourses. In other words, it is “an object with surplus value” This is a nice collection of Ricoeur’s shorter and lesser known work on Christianity– from what I understand, he likes to keep philosophy and theology separate, on the idea that they answer different questions. Oct 10, Carl is currently reading figuribg. Self-knowledge only comes through our relation to the world and our life with and among others in figuging world.

He assumes a familiarity with Continental Philosophy itself a daunting task and even then some essays don’t seem to have a point. The philosophically minded and the lit peo I’m surprised I haven’t already reviewed this– I’ve been reading pieces of it saccred and off for over a year now. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Refresh and try again.

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This one contained a lot of material that was technical and I found myself glossing over whole paragraphs and pages to find the meat. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Shahram rated it it was amazing Feb 19, Michael Robert Dudley James rated it really liked it Nov 18, The word ‘sacred’ belongs to the side of manifestation, not to the side of proclamation, because many things may be sacred without being a text 71 Ricoeur the Hermeneut His reading of Genesis 1: Proclamation There is a rupture–violent in the case of the prophets’ war against Baalism–between manifestation and proclamation.

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Figuring the Sacred Religion, Narrative, and Imagination

Communal Readings In “The ‘Sacred’ Text and the Community” Ricoeur gives a neat deconstruction of the concept “sacred,” especially when applied with a book. Ted Morgan dicoeur it it was amazing Aug 22, Meaning unfolds from narrative. Juan Nieves rated it it was amazing Oct 28, The Memory of Suffering.

He expands this motif in “Naming God.