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Infinity dwindled to infancy

Edward T. Oakes

Infinity dwindled to infancy

a Catholic and evangelical Christology

by Edward T. Oakes

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Published by W.B. Eerdmans Pub. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Person and offices,
  • Incarnation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEdward T. Oakes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT203 .O225 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 459 p. ;
    Number of Pages459
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25065233M
    ISBN 100802865550
    ISBN 109780802865557
    LC Control Number2010054057
    OCLC/WorldCa696603509

    The title of Father Edward Oakes’ new book, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy, nicely captures the imaginative challenge posed by Christmas: the mystery of the infinite God become finite truth, however, the challenge to our imaginations has less to do with the how of what the Divine Office calls this admirabile commercium [marvelous exchange] than with the why.   The title of Father Edward Oakes’ new book, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy, nicely captures the imaginative challenge posed at Christmas: the mystery of the infinite God become finite truth, however, the challenge to our imaginations has less to do with the how of what the Divine Office calls this admirabile commercium [marvelous exchange] than with the why.

      In the Christ-child, God’s Infinity / Dwindled to infancy, to borrow a phrase from Gerard Manley Hopkins. Ever since the nativity of Jesus, subsequent births have been infused with new meaning for mankind.   Read " Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology by Edward T. Oakes SJ, Eerdmans, (ISBN ‐0‐‐‐7), xii + pp., pb $44, Reviews in Religion & Theology" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips.

    Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology?by Edward T. Oakes Eerdmans, pages, $ We think of God as glorious and magnificent, the creator and lord of all things. And yet Christianity tells us to seek him in an infant’s manger in a humble stable. Gave God’s infinity Dwindled to infancy Welcome in womb and breast, Birth, milk, and all the rest But mothers each new grace That does now reach our race— Mary Immaculate, Merely a woman, yet Whose presence, power is Great as no goddess’s Was deemèd, dreamèd; who This one work has to do— Let all God’s glory through.


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What does it mean for God's infinity to "dwindle" to infancy. "Infinity dwindled to infancy." The book concludes with a summary of the teaching on Christ that arose from the first seven ecumenical councils and a helpful glossary of technical.

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy by Edward T. Oakes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(17). Buy Infinity Dwindled to Infancy by Oakes, Edward T., S.J. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The words of Jesuit poet Gerard Manley Hopkins, "Infinity dwindled to infancy," nicely capture the imaginative challenge posed at Christmas: the mystery of the infinite God become finite man.

Edward Oakes, S.J., a sometime Commonweal contributor, has published an important new book whose title he draws from Hopkins: Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology.

Those, familiar with Oakes' writings, know that the book sets a table of intellectual and spiritual riches. Infinity Dwindled to Infancy A Catholic and Evangelical Christology. by Edward T. Oakes, S.J. "Infinity dwindled to infancy." The book concludes with a summary of the teaching on Christ that arose from the first seven ecumenical councils and a helpful glossary of technical terms frequently used in christological debate.

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This book helps us to do both." Thomas G. Guarino — Seton Hall University "Oakes is an erudite cicerone who skillfully guides us through the history of theological reflection on Jesus of Nazareth.

He ranges easily through the Pages: At the heart of all ecumenical dialogue between Catholics and Evangelicals is their fundamental agreement on Christology — and a common understanding and confession of the lordship of Jesus Christ as the unique Savior of the human race.

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy provides a broad survey of doctrinal and historical issues at play in Christology. INFINITY DWINDLED TO INFANCY: A CATHOLIC AND EVANGELICAL CHRISTOLOGY.

By Edward T. Oakes, S.J. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, Pp. xii + $ The figure of Jesus of Nazareth continues to both. These ECT discussions form at least part of the subtext for Oakes’ book, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology. For this reason, this significant new volume on Christology deserves attention from evangelicals no less than Roman Catholics.

The title of Father Edward Oakes’ new book, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy, nicely captures the imaginative challenge posed at Christmas: the mystery of the infinite God become finite truth, however, the challenge to our imaginations has less to do with the how of what the Divine Office calls this admirabile commercium [marvelous exchange] than with the why.

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology. At the heart of all ecumenical dialogue between Catholics and Evangelicals is their fundamental agreement on Christology — and a common understanding and confession of the lordship of Jesus Christ as the unique Savior of the human race.

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy –reviewed by George Weigel Wednesday, 21 December 0 Comments. Over the summer Jesuit Father Edward Oakes published his latest book, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy.

Gave God’s infinity; Dwindled to infancy; Welcome in womb and breast, Birth, milk, and all the rest; But mothers each new grace; That does now reach our race— Mary Immaculate, Merely a woman, yet; Whose presence, power is; Great as no goddess’s; Was deemèd, dreamèd; who; This one work has to do— Let all God’s glory through, God’s.Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology at   The book’s origins are in a graduate seminar Oakes has taught at Mundelein Seminary in the Archdiocese of Chicago, and, like any good seminar course on Christology, Infinity Dwindled to Infancy aims at comprehensiveness.

Oakes would agree with the observation of Joseph Ratzinger, now Pope Benedict XVI, that Catholic theologians should .