By Robert Andrew Cathey
Who is God? the range of pictures of God has a tendency to weigh down us within the current age. Is 'God' a fiction of human development, or a truth that makes claims upon how we perform 'faith in God'? How does this quest for an knowing of 'God' illumine who 'we' are?
God in Postliberal point of view provides an creation to the doctrine and idea of God in modern philosophy and theology, exploring how a few theologians and philosophers dare to talk of God as "real" in our sceptical, pluralistic, and interfaith age. Robert Cathey excursions the "house of realism" as developed through postliberal Christians (David Burrell, William Placher, Bruce Marshall), in dialog with dwelling groups of religion and demanding paintings in philosophy and theology, and develops a particular argument concerning the relation of realism and non-realism in developing the doctrine of God in postliberal theology.
Offering a interpreting of postliberal theology that is open to serious dialogue with different kinds of theology, philosophy, and religion traditions, this publication proposes a version of theological mirrored image which may be prolonged to the reality-claims of a variety of doctrines and concepts.
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