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The Trinitarian Self: The Key to the Puzzle of Violence

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Description: The Trinitarian Self argues that the insights of three key authors--Soren Kierkegaard, Eric Voegelin, and Rene Girard--can be synthesized to produce a Trinitarian theological anthropology. Their reflections on the deep roots of human behavior illuminate three structural dimensions of human existence: the temporal trajectory of selfhood, the vertical axis (God ...more
Paperback, 167 pages
Published June 1st 2008 by Pickwick Publications (first published 2008)
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K.A. Tomasovich
Mar 13, 2015 K.A. Tomasovich rated it it was amazing
This is the best book I've read this year. As Dr. Bellinger builds up to his theses on why humans commit acts of violence, he gives a clear and helpful introduction to Kierkegaard, Voeglin, and Girard which I found invaluable. I will certainly be reading more on this subject thanks to this book.
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