By Oliver Davies, Denys Turner

Unfavorable theology or apophasis--the concept that God is healthier pointed out when it comes to what we can't learn about him, when it comes to "absence", "otherness", "difference"--has been influentiual in glossy Christian suggestion, resonating because it does with secular notions of absence, otherness and distinction constructed in fresh continental philosophy. top Christian thinkers now provide a number vital new views in this culture, either ancient and modern, to teach how a size of negativity has characterised not just conventional mysticism yet such a lot varieties of Christian idea through the years.

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