The Eclipse of Biblical Narrative: A Study in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Hermeneutics

@inproceedings{Frei1974TheEO,
  title={The Eclipse of Biblical Narrative: A Study in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Hermeneutics},
  author={H. Frei},
  year={1974}
}
  • H. Frei
  • Published 1974
  • History, Philosophy
  • Hans Frei's book deserves much more attention than it has yet received in historical, philosophical and literary circles. His text is the best historical study we have in English of developments from Post-Renaissance hermeneutics to the modern hermeneutics of Schleiermacher and Hegel. Frei's fascinating interpretation is intertwined with a complex argument regarding the problematic status of modern theological discourse. This argument rests upon conceiving "the Bible as writing," which thereby… CONTINUE READING
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