Theology - History
(4,055 words)

Part of Theology:

1. Nature

2. History

The history of theology can be regarded as forming with the history of dogma a part of Church history. Or it can be regarded as forming with exegesis a presupposition and element of historical and systematic theology. But as a branch of Church history, the history of theology would have to contain many elements which would not be directly of use t…

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Karl Rahner, “Theology - History”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 17 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-483X_smuo_COM_004392>
First published online: 2016



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