To understand and engage with the theology of Gabriel Vahanian we should begin by considering the four quotes that sit as signposts at the start of The Death . Anonymous God (Contemporary Religious Thought) Feb 13, by Gabriel Vahanian ยท Paperback. $$ $ In Stock. More Buying Choices. Gabriel Vahanian (born ) is a French-born Protestant Christian theologian who is most remembered as a “Death of God” theologian, along with Thomas J.J. .

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Vahanian remained at Syracuse for 26 years, leaving for France in to accept an appointment at Protestant Theological Faculty in Strasbourg. Rob Enslin rmenslin syr.

That said, it might be worth reading a later Vahanian if this is the angle that interests you. Retrieved from ” https: Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

Gabriel Vahanianworld-renowned theologian and religion professor emeritus at SU, died vahaian Aug. Besides his wife and daughter, he is survived by a son, Paul-Michel, and two grandchildren. He also became a key figure in the study of religion and literature.


One French Protestant contemporary of his was the lay theologian and social critic Jacques Ellul.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The present religious world-view, as Vahanian sees it, is immanental whereas that of Christianity is transcendental. He is wholly other and wholly present. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

The Death of God

Margaret vhaanian it Jun 04, All Formats Paperback Hardcover Sort by: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I do not argue that Zizek has read Vahanian, but it does seem likely to me that Zizek at some point along the way has engaged with either Vahanian, or Altizer, or some of the other “death of God” theologians. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Faith in him, the conversion of our human reality, both culturally and existentially, is the demand he still makes upon us. A splendid, radiant life has ended.

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Brannon Hancock added it Sep 03, Christopher Rodkey rated it it was amazing Aug 26, Return to Book Page. Vahaniqn began to think that perhaps I had something to contribute in the field of religious thought. Had never heard of this apparently seminal and controversial work until reading Vahanian’s obit in NYT: Carlos rated it liked it Sep 08, AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Vahanian was born Jan. His thought was original, creative, intellectually and spiritually audacious.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. This religiosity Vahanian names as idolatry, a belief in belief rather than anything more authentic.