Deconstruction and Process Theology

@article{Dean1984DeconstructionAP,
  title={Deconstruction and Process Theology},
  author={W. Dean},
  journal={The Journal of Religion},
  year={1984},
  volume={64},
  pages={1 - 19}
}
  • W. Dean
  • Published 1984
  • Philosophy
  • The Journal of Religion
For empirical theology, the only authority is experience; and all empirical theological construction is a free construction by experience on experience. It is a construction by the present on the past, by the interpretive side of experience on the receptive side of experience. It is free, rather than bound by an unchanging norm, because it is a construction by the present as it reinterprets the past. Yet it is constrained, rather than completely arbitrary, because it is a construction on-based… Expand
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THE CONCEPT OF GOD