Against Religion [Christos Yannaras] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. What is religion? In this book Christos Yannaras argues that it is a. View Christos Yannaras Research Papers on for free. Seven years ago Andrew Louth began a substantial review of four of Yannaras’s then recently published works in English translation with the words, ‘Christos.

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Eastern Christian Books: Christos Yannaras

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The communo-centric political theology of Christos Yannaras in conversation. This bipartite paper engages with the early development of yannwras Christian philosopher, Christos Yannaras, as outlined in Heidegger and the Areopagiterev.

I’m not entirely convinced by its arguments, but again it raises some good questions in between the usual shots at the West. Person and Eros 4.

A revised and expanded version of a conference paper by the same name given at the University of Cambridge in and now published in the volume Polis, Ontology, Ecclesial Event: This couple of terms denotes a relation between the catholicity of the divine nature and the yannnaras modes by which each Divine Person is personally caused. Even materials have their own logoi-tropoi, though unwilled and non-conscious.

Christos Yannaras (Author of The Freedom of Morality)

Alla fine, riassumeremo i risultati di questa comparazione e ricupereremo il modello teologico di Dionigi alla luce delle letture di Yannaras e Marion. In Mustard Seeds in the Public Square: Use your real name and say something intelligent.


A piece of art is both a creative logos and an original artistic tropos. There are many other books that could be mentioned, but the point of this entry is to draw your attention to a new book, and a forthcoming one later this year. Engaging with Christos Yannaras’ Thought, ed. Yannaras, an academic philosopher, influential Christian Orthodox theologian and public intellectual intervening regularly in Greece’s public sphere with his political commentary, does not consider his contribution as being a political theology; in fact, he criticizes the concept as such.

His work engages not only with issues of philosophy and theology, but also takes in wider questions of culture and politics. Hellenic Self-Identity in the Modern Age and still be worth your time because–unlike almost all other anti-Western Orthodox–he regularly turns the criticism back on Orthodoxy itself in welcome ways, as he does in this book in particular.

Christos Yannaras

A Journal of Eastern Christian Studies, An Introduction to Orthodox Theology 4. The opposite is the disrespectful use of the material by technology that mutilates its logical character by imposing a preconceived human form upon it. And then, set for release in August of this year is a forthcoming study: A change of mind, or love for the undemonstrable.

PhilosophyReligionSpirituality. Tropos thus means in Yannaras a dynamic ethos in-the-becoming that is lost when we try to approach it by means of essentialism as an ideological yearning for domination.


That the sex drive serves the vital aynnaras for relation–that on the level of the primordial process, the desire for life-in-itself clothes itself in the sex drive–belongs to the particularity of being human.

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Then, in analyzing tropos in terms of a concept one risks the danger of a grave contradiction. In the former category I jannaras regularly assigned his Freedom of Morality. Grace, Natura Pura, and the Metaphysics of Status: In both traditions, modus and tropos have respectively continued to be philosophically thematized reaching up to the modern currents of Phenomenology and Existentialism.

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This will by no means be a comprehensive, even an introductory one, overview of Yannaras’ political theology, as some core aspects thereof remain beyond the scope of my paper. A controversial figure, he castigates much of what passes for Christianity in the East as well as in the West, calling it a religionization of faith.

On alterity and relationality. Ads help cover our server costs. Both are logoi, the former being a logos of nature, and the latter being a personal logos and both are calls-for-relation with other beings.