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15:40 Christian Doctrine     o Jewish prophetic idea of a providential God + Gospel affirmation of Jesus as  revelation of Lord + Greek logos and dualism of spirit > matter   uniquely  Christian idea of a God who becomes enfleshed and redeems humanity o Incarnation Unique, same substance, Logos, Immanuel Christ=revelation of God’s reconciliation of humanity with God o Trinity: God is relational, personal, taking on human suffering, solidarity with  humanity o Original sin: inherited, requires divine grace Augustine: People are incapable of saving themselves [bad news of sin   good news of salvation Jesus’ radical ethics is impossible – leads to humility and turn to God’s grace o Salvation Fruits may be tasted in this life, but complete enjoyment after death o Grace Undeserved, unearned free gift of reconciliation Growing Distance between Western and Eastern Churches
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This note was uploaded on 05/09/2011 for the course REL 1000 taught by Professor Gueno during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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