Complete summary of Anders Nygren’s Agape and Eros. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Agape and Eros. Agape and Eros has 26 ratings and 4 reviews. David said: This classic documents how the Agapē motif, the core of the Christian message, was obscured by P. Anders Nygren, Agape and Eros. William Werpehowski. In Gilbert Meilaender & William Werpehowski (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Theological Ethics. Oxford .
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Tasshin Fogleman marked it as to-read Feb 13, They are of such a fundamental nature that without them experience itself would not exist.
Preview — Agape and Eros by Anders Nygren. The hypothesis we have tested is that self-denial is only coherent, only possible, within a larger account of that good for which one finds it meaningful to deny self. Jahnava Lila marked it as to-read May 05, What should I do? Shawn Brace rated it liked it Dec 27, andeers David rated it it was amazing Aug 19, Nygren talks about ‘aural lubricant’.
Does Eros Seek Happiness? From Plato to Dante. Jocelyn marked it as to-read Oct 19, Simon rated it it was amazing Jul 25, After all, Nygren was quite prepared to admit that agape has nothing to do with human love at all.
Eros och Agape which translates as, The Christian idea of love through the ages: The first translation of the full work was by Philip S. Marissa marked it as to-read May 13, They are basic to all thinking and speaking, determinative of the meaning we experience nygrej experience.
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For the Love of God: Augustine onward, the focus on agape became diluted by an attempt to synthesize the concept with that of erosin a development centered on the Latin word caritas. Find it on Scholar. That agape and eros atape have no organic relation to one another in actual human life seems at best counterintuitive, and shifting our focus from the problem of self-love to the problem of self-denial helps us clarify why.
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Agape and Eros by Anders Nygren
Publications Pages Publications Pages. Alexandra De Forest Duer – unknown. Anders Nygren – – In Gunnar Aspelin ed. Nygren argues that most medieval theology of love was based around this attempt at a caritas -synthesis.
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