By Michael P. Murphy
In A Theology of Criticism, Michael Patrick Murphy proposes a brand new framework to higher outline the concept that of a Catholic mind's eye. He explores the numerous ways that the theological paintings of Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905-1988) delivers the version, content material, and optic for distinguishing this sort of mind's eye from others. seeing that Balthasar perspectives paintings and literature accurately as theologies, Murphy surveys a wide array of poetry, drama, fiction, and movie and units it opposed to crucial features of Balthasar's theological application. In doing so, Murphy seeks to advance a theology of criticism.
This interdisciplinary paintings recovers the valid position of a unique "theological mind's eye" in serious thought, exhibiting that Balthasar's voice either demanding situations and enhances modern advancements. Murphy additionally contends that postmodern interpretive technique, with its cautious critique of entrenched philosophical assumptions and reiterated codes of which means, isn't the probability to theological that means that many worry. to the contrary, through juxtaposing postmodern serious methodologies opposed to Balthasar's visionary theological diversity, an area is made to be had for literary critics and theologians alike. extra very important, the critic is supplied with the instruments to evaluate, problem, and rejoice the theological mind's eye because it is depicted today.
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A Theology of Criticism: Balthasar, Postmodernism, and the Catholic Imagination (AAR Academy Series) by Michael P. Murphy