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Temporality and Trinity

Peter Manchester


This book argues that there is deep homology between the roles of temporal problematic in Augustine, On Trinity, and Heidegger, Being and Time. The claim is not that Heidegger is under the influence of On Trinity. Even though his awareness of that treatise can be established, the movement of thought in this project is the reverse of tracking influences. It moves from the temporal problematic of Being and Time to the psychological explication of the human image of God in On Trinity, schematized as memory, understanding, and will. Formal and phenomenological parallels allow interpretation of tha ... More

Keywords: Heidegger, Augustine, Kierkegaard, trinity, trinitarian, temporal, temporality, time, revelation, transcendence

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780823265718
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2016 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823265718.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Peter Manchester, author
Stony Brook University